Translation of "horse" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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horsenoun

uk /hɔːs/ us /hɔːrs/

horse noun (ANIMAL)

A1 [ C ] a large animal with four legs that people ride on or use for carrying things or pulling vehicles

to ride a horse 騎馬
a horse and cart 一輛馬車
the horses [ plural ] informal

horse races where you try to win money by correctly guessing which horse will win

賭馬,賽馬
He spends all his money on the horses. 他把所有的錢都花在賭馬上了。

More examples

  • He climbed onto his horse and set off at a relaxed trot down the lane.
  • My horse is a bit timid and is easily frightened by traffic.
  • We heard horses clip-clopping along the road.
  • A total of 21 horses were entered for the race.
  • It's a beautiful horse but a bit too frisky for an inexperienced rider.

horse noun (SPORTS EQUIPMENT)

[ C ] also vaulting horse a tall piece of equipment that people jump over in gymnastics

跳馬;鞍馬

horse noun (DRUG)

[ U ] slang →  heroin

海洛因

(Translation of “horse” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)