Definition of headstall in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhɛdstɔːl/


chiefly North American
1A head collar or halter.
Example sentences
  • When teaching the Arabians to rear up and walk on their back legs, he placed an assistant on each side holding a long rein attached to the headstall.
  • I put the saddle on the stall door and hung the headstall on the saddle horn.
2 another term for headpiece (sense 3).
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