Entry from British & World English dictionary
A stable, or an enclosed area in a stable building, in which a horse is kept and within which it does not need to be tied.
- A separate driveway leads to the stable areas, which comprise a large loose stable, three loose boxes and a tack room.
- There is extensive stabling with eighteen loose boxes, an indoor arena and extensive farm buildings.
- He used to ride well, but doesn't these days, although there are 13 loose boxes, a tack room and an outdoor manège.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: loose box
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.