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Halter

Halt´er   Pronunciation: hạl´tẽr
n.1.One who halts or limps; a cripple.
1.A strong strap or cord.
No man e'er felt the halter draw
With good opinion of the law.
- Trumbull.
v. t.1.To tie by the neck with a rope, strap, or halter; to put a halter on; to subject to a hangman's halter.
[imp. & p. p. Haltered (-tẽrd); p. pr. & vb. n. Haltering.]
Noun1.halter - rope or canvas headgear for a horse, with a rope for leading
Synonyms: hackamore
2.halter - a rope that is used by a hangman to execute persons who have been condemned to death by hanging
3.halter - a woman's top that fastens behind the back and neck leaving the back and arms uncovered
4.halter - either of the club-like rudimentary hind wings of dipterous insects; used for maintaining equilibrium during flight
Synonyms: haltere, balancer
Verb1.halter - hang with a halter
2.halter - prevent the progress or free movement of; "He was hampered in his efforts by the bad weather"; "the imperilist nation wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small countries"
Synonyms: hamper, cramp, strangle
To dream that you are putting a halter on a horse, signifies that you are trying to persuade someone into mindset and your way of thinking.Oregon boat, ax, back band, backstrap, bearing rein, bellyband, bilbo, bit, blinders, blinds, block, bond, bonds, breeching, bridle, camisole, caparison, cavesson, chains, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, collar, cross, crownband, crupper, cuffs, curb, death chair, death chamber, drop, electric chair, fetter, gag, gag swivel, gallows, gallows-tree, gas chamber, gibbet, girth, guillotine, gyves, hackamore, hames, hametugs, hamper, handcuffs, harness, headgear, headstall, hemp, hempen collar, hip straps, hitch up, hobbles, hook up, hopples, hot seat, irons, jaquima, jerk line, leading strings, leash, lethal chamber, lines, maiden, manacle, martingale, muzzle, noose, noseband, pillory, pole strap, reins, restraint, restraints, ribbons, rope, saddle, scaffold, shackle, shaft tug, side check, snaffle, stake, stocks, straightjacket, strait-waistcoat, straitjacket, stranglehold, surcingle, tack, tackle, tether, the chair, trammel, trammels, trappings, tree, tug, winker braces, yoke
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