sidecheck

[sahyd-chek]

noun

a checkrein passing from the bit to the saddle of a harness.

Nearby words

  1. sideboard,
  2. sideboards,
  3. sidebone,
  4. sideburns,
  5. sidecar,
  6. sided,
  7. sidehead,
  8. sidehill,
  9. sidekick,
  10. sidelight

Origin of sidecheck

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95; side1 + check1

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