part of speech: noun
definition 1: a large mammal with long legs and hooves. A horse has a long neck with a mane, short hair, and a long tail. In the wild, horses live in herds and eat grass and other plants. For thousands of years,
- people have used horses for riding and for pulling or carrying loads.
definition 2: a frame with legs, used for holding or supporting things.
- We used saw horses to hold the boards.
definition 3: a large padded block on legs used for gymnastic activities.
- We used a ramp to help us jump over the horse.
phrase: look a gift horse in the mouth
phrase: hold one’s horses
phrase: horse around
Word Builder: horse +
horseback: the back of a horse; the part of a horse that you ride on.
horsepower: a unit of energy used to measure the power of engines.