rocking horse

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

Origin:
1795–1805

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rocking horse
 
n
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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Often they worked on projects together, including a rocking horse.
He likes to rock in his rocking chair or on a rocking horse.
For example, that old wooden rocking horse couldn't make it in today's fast lane.
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