Word of the Day – July 22 – Hobbyhorse

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Hobbyhorse  (HAH-bee-horss)

Definition:

1. a: A stick having an imitation horse’s head at one end that a child pretends to ride.

1. b: A rocking horse.

1. c: A toy horse suspended by springs from a frame.

2. A topic to which one constantly reverts.

Sample sentence: The intricate toys like the hobbyhorse and tiny working carriages were made for child play before the eras of radio, television, electronic games or Internet.

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