(of a horse) having bones of this back united by a bony development
- (of a ship) so weakened on droop at each end
- getting the spine damaged
- Having a broken straight back; as, a broken-backed chair.
- Hogged; so damaged in the framework on droop at each and every end; -- said of a ship.
(a.) Having a broken straight back; because, a broken-backed seat.
- (a.) Hogged; so weakened within the framework on droop at each and every end; -- stated of a ship.