Definition of Bridle road
1. Noun. A path suitable for riding or leading horses (but not for cars).
Lexicographical Neighbors of Bridle Road
Literary usage of Bridle road
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"A good bridle road was constructed in 1883 from Manipur to Mao, the extreme northerly outpost of the State, and about 18 miles from Kohima, ..."
2. Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art by William Harrison Ainsworth, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (1842)
"Diverging hence, they took a bridle road among the trees, and ascending a hill side, approached the point where Sandpit Gate now stands. nence beyond it, ..."
3. The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English by Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1906)
"This was an indictment for non-repair of a public bridle road. A verdict was found for the Crown, by consent, subject to a motion to enter a verdict for the ..."
4. Adventure in New Zealand by Edward Jerningham Wakefield (1845)
"CHAPTER I. Bridle-road—Wreck— Taupo War-Party—The Rev. ... The bridle-road had been completed to the distance of about seven miles from Port Nicholson ..."
5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the English Courts of Common Law by Great Britain Bail Court (1870)
"It is, however, contended for the defendants that the award operated as a diversion of the old public bridle road, and a setting out of a new one ..."
6. Notes on the Caucasus by Elim Henry D'Avigdor (1883)
"... wine—Return to Tiflis—Bridle-road across mountain —Quagmires—Tartar camps — Crest of mountain—Camp in forest — Alarm of ..."