Meaning of “one-horse town” in the English Dictionary

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"one-horse town" in British English

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one-horse townnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌwʌn.hɔːs ˈtaʊn/ us /ˌwʌn.hɔːrs ˈtaʊn/ mainly US

a town that is small and not important

(Definition of “one-horse town” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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