Definition of 'workhorse'
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I put one into a small basement flat and it has been a real little workhorse. The Sun (2016)So you can't really beat the old workhorse who puts it there or thereabouts. The Sun (2007)THE workhorse world of white van man is suddenly getting a little racier and more luxurious. The Sun (2008)Verdict More reliable than it used to be, a solid web workhorse. Times, Sunday Times (2010)So before you buy one, ask yourself this: do you need a workhorse? Times, Sunday Times (2008) Real workhorse in midfield. The Sun (2011)
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