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rocking horse

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noun
  1. a toy horse, as of wood, mounted on rockers or springs, on which children may ride; hobbyhorse.
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Origin of rocking horse

First recorded in 1795–1805
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Related Words for rocking horse

hobby, cockhorse, hobbyhorse

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British Dictionary definitions for rocking horse

rocking horse

noun
  1. a toy horse mounted on a pair of rockers on which a child can rock to and fro in a seesaw movement
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