- to be the outrider for (a racehorse).
- to exercise (a racehorse) by having a rider mounted on another horse lead it at a gallop around a track.
Idioms about pony
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How to use pony in a sentence
I distinctly remember turning 5 in my backyard with a small pony my grandma had found and the Hot Wheel cars my first-grade crush came to play with.
Whether an equine animal is classified as a horse or pony depends entirely on its size.
No one benefits from Manchin’s belief there’s a pony in the manure McConnell is shoveling more than Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.Here’s Why Schumer’s Mostly OK With Manchin Blocking His Agenda|Margaret Carlson|June 11, 2021|The Daily Beast
These gussied-up ponies act like dumpster-diving raccoons while snarling at residents.
Almost immediately after mounting my trusty steed, I was ready to end my pony ride.I Tried Cosmo’s Lesbian Sex Tips and They Were Terrible|Samantha Allen|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I think being a one-trick pony is not the long game here,” Fishman says.Back Off, B*tches. There’s Only One Butt Selfie Queen|Cheryl Wischhover|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a lawmaker, she has always been more of a show pony than a workhorse.
Revel in Wild West lore at the Pony Express National Museum and Jesse James Home Museum in St Joseph, just outside KC.
Think about it: Exactly who is going to pony up the money to study the downsides of eating eggplants?
A little corral for the sheep, and a rough shed for the pony, and the home was complete: far the prettiest home they had ever had.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
You would laugh if you should see the strings of eggs hanging across this pony's back—yes, eggs.
As on the preceding day, the cook rode perched upon his pony's load of kettles, pans, and pots.
“But we ought to pony up the money for his support like good sports,” said Darry, continuing to growl.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
She rubbed down the pony, gave him his oats and a warm bed, and returned with a sadder heart to the house than when she left it.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
British Dictionary definitions for pony
- a small drinking glass, esp for liqueurs
- the amount held by such a glass
Word Origin for pony
Other Idioms and Phrases with pony
In addition to the idioms beginning with pony
- pony up
- dog-and-pony show