coach horse

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: horse - strong draft horse for drawing coachescoach horse - strong draft horse for drawing coaches
draft horse, draught horse, dray horse - horse adapted for drawing heavy loads
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At that moment one of the coach horses stumbled and came near falling.
Antoni Cipars was in his garden on Sunday afternoon when his ordeal with the scorpion-like insect - called a Devil's coach horse - began.
Question seven: Which pub in Norton in the 1800s was a coach horse changing stop and passenger and parcel pick up point?
It depicts a night scene showing a coach horse going past the Customs House, which was demolished after World War II.
Devil's coach horse (a beetle with a scorpion-like tail), and ground beetles will feed on insects and slugs.
When a familiar coach horse is treated cruelly by its owner, the obsessed knight ends the beast's misery with an expert stroke of his lance.
It will feature an impressive four-story glass and stainless steel back-lit Signature facade, as well as the Coach Horse and Carriage logo, highlighting the brand's craftsmanship and heritage which will especially appeal to pan-Asian and Mainland China visitors.
Medium and large black beetles, including the sinister-looking devil's coach horse with its turned-up, scorpion-like tail.