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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References in classic literature ?
At that moment one of the coach horses stumbled and came near falling.
What sort of creature is a devil's coach horse? A Afish B An arachnid C A snake D A beetle 9.
Antoni Cipars was in his garden on Sunday afternoon when his ordeal with the scorpion-like insect - called a Devil's coach horse - began.
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.
A Moses B Abraham C Jacob D John the Baptist QUESTION 9 - for 9 points: What type of creature is a devil's coach horse? A Beetle B Bat C Snake D Scorpion QUESTION 10 - for 10 points: Who was the last English king to die in battle?
Which type of creature is also known as the devil's coach horse? 7.
Question seven: Which pub in Norton in the 1800s was a coach horse changing stop and passenger and parcel pick up point?
* Medium and large black beetles, including the sinister-looking devil's coach horse with its turned-up, scorpion-like tail.