curved so as to be wide at the knees
BANDY-LEGGED
a comb made of rows of metallic teeth or serrated ridges and used especially to curry horses
CURRYCOMB
a state of rest, sleep, or tranquility
REPOSE
the decaying flesh of dead animals
CARRION
headgear used to control a horse
BRIDLE
expressing or involving prolonged thought
CONTEMPLATIVE
having or showing a tendency to be easily annoyed or made angry
IRRITABILITY
wildly excited or uncontrolled
FRENZIED
a thin, light, sharp-pointed sword used for thrusting
RAPIER
in Western U.S. it's a horse, especially an Indian pony
CAYUSE
expression of a sharp disapproval or criticism
REBUKE
a perforated bowl used to strain liquid from food
COLANDER
lacking energy
LISTLESSLY
inability to adapt or change
INFLEXIBILITY
sharpen the blade of
WHETTED