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See definition of gelding on Dictionary.com
  • as incastration
  • as inhorse

synonyms for gelding

  • sterilization
  • altering
  • orchiectomy
  • effeminization
  • orchidotomy
  • unmanning
See also synonyms for: geldings
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How to use gelding in a sentence

Cursing furiously, Wade drove him at it again, and again the gelding balked.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY
You, St Denis, your gelding shall walk without doors, and cool his feet for his master's sake.
A SELECT COLLECTION OF OLD ENGLISH PLAYS, VOLUME 10 (OF 15)VARIOUS
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.
HESIOD, THE HOMERIC HYMNS, AND HOMERICAHOMER AND HESIOD
Why, you may ha' my master's gelding, to save your longing, sir.
NARCISSUSUNKNOWN
Pablo muttered, and followed for a saddle for the gray gelding.
THE PRIDE OF PALOMARPETER B. KYNE
The subject was a nervous and restless but well-formed seven-year-old gelding.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
My figure stands about halfway between these two; but many hides were not gelding in 1086.
DOMESDAY BOOK AND BEYONDFREDERIC WILLIAM MAITLAND
Buckfastleigh:—Mr Richard Cable hath brought one gelding with all arms, only a carbine instead of pistols, and no rider.
DEVON, ITS MOORLANDS, STREAMS AND COASTSROSALIND NORTHCOTE
But of brave Gaspar Keith on the wild gelding, Tempest, history makes no mention.
THE SUN MAIDEVELYN RAYMOND
The sunshine was in his eyes, and a warmer sunshine in his heart, as Gaspar urged the gelding forward.
THE SUN MAIDEVELYN RAYMOND
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GELDING

  • altering
  • effeminization
  • gelding
  • orchidotomy
  • orchiectomy
  • sterilization
  • unmanning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.