Such animals as donkeys, camels and horses. I'm sure this word exists in English. I knew it for some time, but it has slipped my mind recently.


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An animal, usually a horse, used to ride on, unlike a draught horse

  • Exactly! That's the one. I'll make sure it stays in mind this time. Thank you :)
    – Sara
    Dec 14, 2017 at 23:26
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    I also see mount can be used as verb. I am wondering which one is correct, mount a motorcycle vs mount on a motorcycle?
    – dan
    Dec 24, 2017 at 3:14
  • "The rider mounted his horse." versus "The rider mounted on his horse."?
    – Raj 33
    Dec 24, 2017 at 3:32

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