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  • v. To play or fiddle; to clown; to do nothing of importance or consequence.

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

  • v. indulge in horseplay


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  • Terry rode an invisiĀ­ble horse around in tight circles while making galloping sounds deep in his throat.

    Prayers To Broken Stones

  • Meanwhile Valeria jerked Titus's horse around and charged back to the lane, riding over a man who tried to block her and thundering madly ahead toward the promise of the distant fort, expecting an arrow in her back at any moment.

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  • She drove her horse around to trample the surgeon and the man he was sewing up.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • I had made a bet that Tall Bull would beat the Second Cavalry horse around a one mile track, and, during the time that he was running, I would jump off and on the horse eight times.

    The Life of Hon William F Cody


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