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Meaning of "hitching post" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HITCHING POST

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HITCHING POST

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adverb
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preposition
conjunction
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Hitching post is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HITCHING POST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Hitching post

▪ The "hitching post", a contentious punishment in the case of Hope v. Pelzer ▪ The Hitching Post, a steakhouse restaurant ▪ The Hitching Post, a pub in Ballycogley ▪ The Hitching Post, a student publication of Wilson High School ▪ The Hitching Post, a student publication of Marlboro High School ▪ Hitching Post Plaza in Perinton, New York ▪ Hitching Post Hill, a historic building in Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland ▪ Hitchin' Posts, a lost 1920 drama film directed by John Ford...

Definition of hitching post in the English dictionary

The definition of hitching post in the dictionary is a post or rail to which the reins of a horse, etc, are tied.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HITCHING POST

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hit-and-run driver
hit-and-run raid
Hitachi
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hither
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hitherward
hitherwards

WORDS THAT END LIKE HITCHING POST

book post
by return of post
command post
customs post
fence post
first post
from pillar to post
frontier post
king post
last post
listening post
newel post
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registered post
staging post
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winning post

Synonyms and antonyms of hitching post in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «hitching post» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HITCHING POST

Find out the translation of hitching post to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hitching post from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hitching post» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

马桩
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

palenque
570 millions of speakers

English

hitching post
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

hitching पोस्ट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

آخر استوقف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

коновязь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

posto de amarração
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পোস্ট hitching
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

attelage poste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hitching post
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anbindepfosten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

係止ポスト
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

히치 포스트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hitching post
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giang bài
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹிஸ்டிங் இடுகை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हिचिंग पोस्ट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bağlantı köprüsü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hitching Post
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zaczepienia wiadomość
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

конов´язь
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Mesaj prindere
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κρεμάσματος μετά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aankoppelen post
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hitching
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Hitching Post
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hitching post

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HITCHING POST»

The term «hitching post» is regularly used and occupies the 62.307 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hitching post

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HITCHING POST»

Discover the use of hitching post in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hitching post and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Horsing Around: 19th Century Cast Iron Hitching Posts: ...
9 Julius Theodore Melchers. 1872. Hitching post. US Patent 127,085, issued May 21, 1872. 10 We would like to thank Gregory Zemenick, M.D., of Troy, Michigan, for contacting us with information about his cast iron horse head hitching post, ...
W. Douglas McCombs, 2008
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Disaster Recovery Planning for Communications and Critical ...
Interestingly enough, the author notes that Rentsys provides this capacity via a “ hitching post” arrangement. The hitching post contains power plugs of a predetermined configuration as well as access to telecom and other supporting ...
Leo A. Wrobel, 2009
3
Black Americana: Price Guide
... ceramic, Blackamoor Man & Blackamoor Woman, kneeling, 8 1/2" h., pr. ( ILLUS. above).......... 80-100 Hitching post, cast iron, figural standing black jockey on square pedestal base, colorful old repaint, some rust, late 19th - early 20th ...
Kyle Husfloen, 2005
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Dandelions Are Nice, But Roses Are Better
The next picture belonged to Hitching Post's past. It was a picture of him looking down on his daughter Amy who was six years old by the writing on the back of the picture. She was slightly chubby and her face and fingers were intertwined with ...
Kevin Scott Lewis, 2012
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Pacific Pinot Noir: A Comprehensive Winery Guide for ...
A Comprehensive Winery Guide for Consumers and Connoisseurs John Winthrop Haeger. HITCHING POST WINES HITCHING POST WINES HUSCH VINEYARDS HUSCH VINEYARDS INMAN FAMILY WINES. HITCHING POST WINES ...
John Winthrop Haeger, 2008
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Punishment and Political Order
In Alabama, prisoners who disrupt work on the chain gangs or who refuse to work on the chain gang are disciplined by being chained to a hitching post, outside, with their arms high above them. There are regulations of this practice: prisoners  ...
Keally D. McBride, 2007
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Popular Science
In the old days, you tied your horse to a hitching post to keep it from wandering off . Today, unfortunately, a bicyclist often needs to lock his bike up to keep it from wandering off. One well-designed bicycle hitching post is called Hitch-2. Hitch-2 is ...
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Historic Cheyenne: A History of the Magic City
They called it The Hitching Post Café. The restaurant was built in Cape Cod style so that, if the restaurantfailed, the Smiths could convert it into a house. The Best Western Hitching Post Inn Resort and Conference Center has been a family ...
Eric Dabney, Michael Kassel, 2006
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The Horses We Love, The Lessons We Learn
One of the kids had tied eight or nine good solid knots in the lead rope that was attached to the hitching post—and attached to Baby. Just as we placed the saddle on her back, she jerked back and instead of breaking her halter or her lead rope ...
Tena Bastian, 2007
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The New Horse-Powered Farm: Tools and Systems for the ...
If you use the same hitching post every time you harness up they will recognize it as home base, a place where they can relax. For your safety and the safety of the horses, the hitching post should be constructed to be horse-demolition-proof.
Stephen Leslie, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HITCHING POST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hitching post is used in the context of the following news items.
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Brumby's Hometown Cafe brings Western charm to Santaquin : The …
Tucked into the corner of a little strip mall on Main Street, this cafe is filled with Western charm -- from the exterior saddle-draped hitching post to ... «Daily Herald, Jul 15»
2
Family-run wineries the norm in Santa Barbara - The Greenville News
Nearby Buellton is home to the Hitching Post II, a Santa Maria barbecue-style steakhouse restaurant made famous by its appearance in the ... «Greenville News, Jul 15»
3
MangoMania Tropical Fruit Fair this weekend - Pine Island Eagle
After a little music and food, there will be time to do some shopping with the local vendors that fill the park: Traders Hitching Post with her ... «Pine Island Eagle, Jul 15»
4
Man charged in domestic incident involving gun
Antavious Cortez Brooks, 20, of 307 Hitching Post Rd., has been charged with first degree domestic violence in connection with the incident. «GwdToday, Jul 15»
5
Doane president, student writing field guide to Belize marine life
... a nod to Doane's first president, David Brainerd Perry, who used to tie his horse to a hitching post that is still featured on the Crete campus. «Lincoln Journal Star, Jul 15»
6
Scenes of Yesteryear
Note the hitching post poking up in the lower right corner of the picture, and also notice the ramp-like arrangement of the entryway to the stables ... «Chippewa Herald, Jul 15»
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What Supreme Court justices say, and what they rule
He repeated his objections in 2002 when the court allowed a suit by a prisoner who had been handcuffed, shirtless, to a hitching post and left ... «San Francisco Chronicle, Jul 15»
8
Landscape truck driver yells at bicyclist and runs him off the road …
Suspicious, Hitching Post: After observing the river level rise 3 feet within a matter of minutes behind his house on June 30 and noting that ... «cleveland.com, Jul 15»
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Hydrant Installation Will Interrupt Water Service On Windsor Parkway
... as well as East Powderhorn Road, Hitching Post Trail, Northway Drive, Northway Lane, Northland Court, Northland Drive, Landmark Drive, ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
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Historic Altadena Horse/Urban Farm Ranchito
... Eleanor (Cue) MacKenzie, this rare historic homestead boasts a 3 stall cedar barn with tack room, corral, hitching post, horse trailer parking ... «The Eastsider LA, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Hitching post [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hitching-post>. Dec 2020 ».
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