from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A stirrup.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an iron stirrup.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The stirrup properā€”that is, the metal loop in which the foot is placed, as distinguished from the leather strap which suspends it.
  • n. An iron strip to hold the end of a beam or girder.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. support consisting of metal loops into which rider's feet go


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