Pony vs Ponylike - What's the difference?
As a noun pony
is pony (horse) or pony
can be bangs, fringe (haircut
As an adjective ponylike is
resembling a pony or some aspect of one.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
1659 from (etyl) (cognate to English foal).
Any of several small breeds of horse under 14.2 hands.
(regional) A small serving of an alcoholic beverage.
* 1969 , Vladimir Nabokov, Ada or Ardor , Penguin 2011, p. 193:
* 2010 , Dick Lynas, Pies Were for Thursdays: Tales from an Ordinary Glasgow East End Childhood ,
- Demon popped into his mouth a last morsel of black bread with elastic samlet, gulped down a last pony of vodka and took his place at the table with Marina facing him across its oblong length.
- I did not even know what a ‘pony'’, a small chaser of beer, was. But of course I could not admit that. So putting on an air of nonchalance, and a deep voice, I strolled into a pub with one of the other equally naive guys and we ordered two ' ponies of beer.
- ‘McEwans?’ asked the barman.
(Australia, New South Wales, Victoria) A serving of 140 millilitres of beer.
(UK, slang) Twenty-five pounds sterling.
(US, slang) A translation used as a study aid; loosely, a crib, a cheat-sheet.
(Cockney rhyming slang) (from "pony and trap" ) Crap; rubbish, nonsense.
- ‘Naw - ponies ’ said I.
* dog and pony show
* play the ponies
* polo pony
* pony and trap
* pony chaise
* pony engine
* pony express
* pony glass
* pony keg
* pony truck
* pony truss
* pony up
* Shetland pony
To lead (a horse) from another horse.
Shortened from (pony and trap), rhyming with (crap)
(Cockney rhyming slang) Of little worth.
Resembling a pony or some aspect of one.