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1. stirrup

noun. ['ˈstɝːəp'] support consisting of metal loops into which rider's feet go.

Synonyms

  • support
  • stirrup iron

Antonyms

  • detach
  • unsaddle
  • forbid

Etymology

  • stirop (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Stirrup

  • syrup

Example sentences of the word stirrup


1. Noun, singular or mass
Grasp the stirrup iron in one hand and pull it down to the end of the stirrup leather.

2. Adjective
Lift the small flap of leather on the side of your saddle to locate the stirrup bar.

2. stirrup-shaped

adjective. shaped in the form of a stirrup.

Antonyms

  • amorphous

3. stirrup

noun. ['ˈstɝːəp'] the stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea.

Synonyms

  • stapes
  • middle ear
  • auditory ossicle
  • tympanic cavity

Antonyms

  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate

Etymology

  • stirop (Middle English (1100-1500))
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