racehorse
noun Date: circa 1626 a horse bred or kept for racing

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  • racehorse — ► NOUN ▪ a horse bred and trained for racing …   English terms dictionary

  • racehorse — [rās′hôrs΄] n. a horse bred and trained for racing …   English World dictionary

  • racehorse — UK [ˈreɪsˌhɔː(r)s] / US [ˈreɪsˌhɔrs] noun [countable] Word forms racehorse : singular racehorse plural racehorses a horse that is trained to run in races …   English dictionary

  • racehorse — noun Racehorse is used before these nouns: ↑trainer …   Collocations dictionary

  • racehorse — [[t]re͟ɪshɔː(r)s[/t]] racehorses also race horse N COUNT A racehorse is a horse that is trained to run in races …   English dictionary

  • racehorse — /ˈreɪshɔs / (say rayshaws) noun 1. a horse bred or kept for racing. 2. → racehorse goanna. 3. Colloquial a thinly rolled cigarette. 4. Colloquial a swag rolled in a long thin roll, like a cigarette …   Australian English dictionary

  • racehorse — beras statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Bero elegans angl. elegant sculpin; horsefish; racehorse rus. элегантный беро ryšiai: platesnis terminas – berai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • racehorse — Pietų Afrikos kiauliasnukė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Congiopodus torvus angl. racehorse; sea horse; smooth horsefish rus. капский конгиопод ryšiai: platesnis terminas – paprastosios… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • racehorse — /rays hawrs /, n. a horse bred or kept for racing, esp. in flat races or steeplechases. [1620 30; RACE1 + HORSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • racehorse — noun A horse which competes in races …   Wiktionary

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