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English definition of “horse”

horse

noun (ANIMAL)    /hɔːs/ US  /hɔːrs/
A1 [C] a large animal with four legs that people ride on or use for carrying things or pulling vehicles: to ride a horse a horse and cartHorses and similar animals the horses [plural] informal horse races where you try to win money by correctly guessing which horse will win: He spends all his money on the horses.Gambling and bookmakingTaking risks
(Definition of horse noun (ANIMAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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