from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A bridle-path.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A path for riding a horse (which is controlled by a bridle).
  • noun A right of way defined in law, over which the public have the right to travel on foot or on horseback or leading a horse, with or without a right to drive animals of any description along the way.


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  • "We also offer stabling for those who would like to take advantage of the many bridleways that criss-cross this idyllic part of the country."

    - advertisement for Haselor B&B, cited 24 Nov 2008.

    November 24, 2008