Sentence Examples


  • The front of the head is not in contact with the haunches of the fore-legs.
  • I) as to bring the beak into close contact with the haunches of the fore-legs.
  • The cab-horse, who never slept long at a time, sat upon his haunches and watched the tiny piglets and the kitten with much approval.
  • The horse should be taught to obey the leg as well as the hand, and, by a slight pressure of the leg, should throw his haunches round to the left or right as occasion may require.
  • In the middle of the wide intervals between the broad black stripes of the flanks and haunches fainter stripes are generally seen.