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noun as in castration

noun as in horse

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As a gelding, Mine That Bird obviously has no breeding future.

After gelding took care of that final problem, his career blossomed.

Cursing furiously, Wade drove him at it again, and again the gelding balked.

You, St Denis, your gelding shall walk without doors, and cool his feet for his master's sake.

Nor is the first sixth a fit day for a girl to be born, but a kindly for gelding kids and sheep and for fencing in a sheep-cote.

Why, you may ha' my master's gelding, to save your longing, sir.

Pablo muttered, and followed for a saddle for the gray gelding.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gelding, such as: sterilization, altering, orchiectomy, effeminization, orchidotomy, and unmanning.

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