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horse riding  

   , horse-riding  
Horse riding is the activity of riding a horse, especially for enjoyment or as a form of exercise.  
  (BRIT)      n-uncount  
in AM, use horseback riding     
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horse  

  
colt, cuddy or cuddie     (dialect, chiefly Scots.)   dobbin, filly, gee-gee     (slang)   gelding, hobby     (archaic or dialect)   jade, mare, moke     (Austral. slang)   mount, nag, stallion, steed     (archaic or literary)   studhorse or stud, yarraman     (Austral.)   yearling  
    sport  


horse around      , about  
clown, fool about or around, misbehave, play the fool, play the goat, roughhouse     (slang)  
horse sense     
common sense, gumption     (Brit. informal)   judgment, mother wit, nous     (Brit. slang)   practicality  
one-horse     
backwoods, inferior, minor, obscure, petty, quiet, sleepy, slow, small, small-time     (informal)   tinpot     (Brit. informal)   unimportant  

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it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions

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