race horse

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Noun1.Race horse - a horse bred for racingrace horse - a horse bred for racing    
Equus caballus, horse - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
thoroughbred - a racehorse belonging to a breed that originated from a cross between Arabian stallions and English mares
pony - an informal term for a racehorse; "he liked to bet on the ponies"
yearling - a racehorse considered one year old until the second Jan. 1 following its birth
two year old, two-year-old horse - a racehorse that is two years old
three year old, three-year-old horse - a racehorse that is three years old
dark horse - a racehorse about which little is known
mudder - a racehorse that runs well on a muddy racetrack
nonstarter - a horse that fails to run in a race for which it has been entered
pacer, pacesetter, pacemaker - a horse used to set the pace in racing
trotting horse, trotter - a horse trained to trot; especially a horse trained for harness racing
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Once, when I was young," said Jim, "I was a race horse, and defeated all who dared run against me.
These shirts cost me nothing but just the mere trifle for the materials -- I furnished those myself, it would not have been right to make him do that -- and they sold like smoke to pilgrims at a dollar and a half apiece, which was the price of fifty cows or a blooded race horse in Arthurdom.
a picture of a race horse, and a family tree in a gilded frame.
I know for a fact, that his race horses literally ran away with the prettiest bit of Kentucky farming land I ever laid eyes upon.
It was not long before I had complete every series issued by every cigarette manufacturer--such as the Great Race Horses, Parisian Beauties, Women of All Nations, Flags of All Nations, Noted Actors, Champion Prize Fighters, etc.
Four applicants are under consideration for the Category 2 license, the final such license permitted under the Pennsylvania Race Horse Development and Gaming Act.
And this is where Oertel comes in, having a yard that draws strength from the Arabian race horse, while he also boasts some decent thoroughbred horses.
Animal Aid's annual Deathwatch report, available from our website, makes for grim reading - as does our Race Horse Deathwatch online database, which lists all verified equine racing fatalities across the country.
There are two key markets for us," said Michael Harris, chairman of Race Horse Trader Ltd.
888poker and Circuit Racing are happy to announce an exciting win for their Race Horse, BLAZING KNIGHT
This is the story of Big Red, the promising young race horse that went lame on the racetrack in Perth.