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rocking horse

noun
1.
a toy horse, as of wood, mounted on rockers or springs, on which children may ride; hobbyhorse.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
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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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