Thesaurus / caparison
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He then ordered the stablemen to caparison the two horses with handsome accoutrements.

The Cid CampeadorAntonio de Trueba

In September she also gave him a quantity of cloth of gold, to make a caparison for his horse.

Mariposa said—respectful of the genius manifest in my caparison—that I looked "mos' ezzac'ly like a real, sure-'nough widder."

To his practised eye, their caparison tells that they are intended only for a short excursion, not a journey.

The Caparison of the knightly steed appears to have been of five kinds.

Caparison is used rarely and somewhat slightingly, and trappings quite contemptuously, for showy human apparel.

English Synonyms and AntonymsJames Champlin Fernald

The bridling and caparison of his mount, a splendid chestnut, represented alone a small fortune.

It is a costume imposing and picturesque; while the caparison of his horse is in keeping with it.

At the sound the grooms, who were here and there in the press, hasted to find and caparison the horses of their lords.

Joan of the Sword HandS(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett

Equally apparent is the caparison of their horses; these carrying cavalry saddles, with peaks and cantles brass mounted.

The Lone RancheCaptain Mayne Reid

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