horseback Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"horseback" in British English

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horsebackadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈhɔːs.bæk/  us   /ˈhɔːrs-/
on a ​horse: a horseback ​rider

horsebacknoun

uk   /ˈhɔːs.bæk/  us   /ˈhɔːrs-/
on horseback riding a ​horse: police on horseback
(Definition of horseback from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"horseback" in American English

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horsebackadjective, adverb

 us   /ˈhɔrsˌbæk/
sitting on a ​horse: She ​taught him how to ​ride horseback. I went horseback ​riding (= ​riding on a ​horse for ​enjoyment) with my ​brother.
(Definition of horseback from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “horseback”
in Chinese (Simplified) 骑在马上的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 騎在馬上的…
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