Die Übersetzung von "horse" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /hoːs/

a large four-footed animal which is used to pull carts etc or to carry people etc.

a horse and cart
She enjoys riding her horse.

a piece of apparatus used for jumping, vaulting etc in a gymnasium.

cheval d’arçons
horse-box noun

an enclosed vehicle etc used for carrying horses.

fourgon à chevaux
horsefly noun

a large fly that bites horses etc.

horsehair noun, adjective

(of) the hair from a horse’s mane or tail

(de/en) crin
The mattress is stuffed with horsehair
a horsehair mattress.
horseman noun (feminine horsewoman)

a rider, especially a skilled one

She is a very competent horsewoman.
horsemanship noun

horseplay noun

rough and noisy behaviour or play.

jeu brutal
horsepower noun (usually abbreviated to h.p.)

a standard unit used to measure the power of engines, cars etc.

horseshoe /ˈhoːʃʃuː/ noun

a curved iron shoe for a horse.

fer à cheval

something in the shape of a horseshoe

fer à cheval
The bride was presented with a lucky silver horseshoe.
on horseback

riding on a horse

à cheval
The soldiers rode through the town on horseback.
(straight) from the horse’s mouth

from a well-informed and reliable source

de source sûre
I got that story straight from the horse’s mouth.

(Die Übersetzung von "horse" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)