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    Well-Broken Horse??

    Hi. I am unable to find a definition for this expression in the sentence: "Yes, it was a well-broken horse". Any idea?

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    Re: Well-Broken Horse??

    You "break" a horse by training it to allow you to ride it, and to obey your commands.

    http://www.horsetopia.com/articles/b...g-a-horse.html

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    Re: Well-Broken Horse??

    It's almost the same in BrE except that we "break in" a horse:
    "I break in my dadís horses"

    (Meaning 7 [2] )
    http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/us...-in#break__142

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