dark horsenoun [ C usually singular ]uk /ˌdɑːk ˈhɔːs/ us /ˌdɑːrk ˈhɔːrs/
dark horse noun [ C usually singular ] (SECRET)
dark horse noun [ C usually singular ] (WINNER)
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(Definition of “dark horse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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