horsey
also horsy adjective (horsier; -est) Date: 1591 1. of, relating to, or resembling a horse 2. having to do with horses or horse racing 3. characteristic of the manners, dress, or tastes of horsemen or horsewomen • horsily adverbhorsiness noun

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