rocking horse


noun

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

Origin of rocking horse

First recorded in 1795–1805
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rocking horse


noun

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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