Synonyms of 'horse'
a four-footed mammal with hooves, a mane, and a tail, used for riding and pulling carts, etc.A small man on a grey horse had appeared.
a bedraggled knight riding a lame, flea-ridden old nag
mount, , , , , , , , , , , ,
the number of owners who care for older mounts
hobby (archaic, dialect),
yarraman or yarramin (Australian), ,
cuddy or cuddie (dialect, mainly Scottish),
studhorse or stud
See horse around or about
See horse sense
related noun equitation
name of male stallion
name of female mare
related mania hippomania
related phobia hippophobia
see also subject word lists:
See Breeds of horseSee Types of horseSee Wild horsesSee Extinct horsesSee Legendary/fictional/historical horsesSee Horse coloursSee Horse markingsSee Horse gaitsSee Horse partsSee People associated with horsesSee Tack and equipment and their partsSee Horses, rhinos and other perissodactyls
subject word lists
A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse! – Richard III]A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle
Don't change horses in midstreamYou can take a horse to water but you cannot make him drinkA nod's as good as a wink to a blind horseNothing is so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse
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