"surcingle" Definition

  1. n. A belt, band, or girth which passes over a saddle, or over anything laid on a horse's back, to bind it fast.
  2. n. The girdle of a cassock, by which it is fastened round the waist.

More About surcingle

Position in dictionary: 97492 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "surcingle": 2
Words that end with "surcingle": 1
Words that contain "surcingle": 2
Next words in dictionary: surcingled, surcle, surcloy, surcloyed, surcloying, surcoat, surcrew, surculate, surculation, surculose
Previous words in dictionary: surcharging, surcharger, surchargement, surcharged, surcharge, surceaseance, surcease, surbet, surbedding, surbedded

English Dictionary Definition of surcingle

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