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caparisoned


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caparison  \Ca*par"i*son\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Caparisoned}p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Caparisoning}.]  [Cf.  F  capara[,c]onner.] 
  1.  To  cover  with  housings,  as  a  horse;  to  harness  or  fit  out 
  with  decorative  trappings,  as  a  horse. 
 
  The  steeds,  caparisoned  with  purple,  stand 
  --Dryden. 
 
  2.  To  aborn  with  rich  dress;  to  dress. 
 
  I  am  caparisoned  like  a  man.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caparisoned 
  adj  :  clothed  in  finery  (especially  a  horse  in  ornamental 
  trappings) 




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