gift horse


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Noun1.gift horse - a gift (usually of inferior quality) that should be accepted uncriticallygift horse - a gift (usually of inferior quality) that should be accepted uncritically; "it wasn't much, but don't look a gift horse in the mouth"
gift - something acquired without compensation
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Anyhow, on looking it up, I learned that a gift horse is exactly that .
was more of maybe a gift horse, or at least a gift horse that you should've looked at its teeth a little more closely," said Rebecca Bernhardt, the executive director of the Texas Fair Defense Project, an advocacy group that helps low-income people navigate the criminal justice system.
But Robertson is adamant Rangers' loss will be another club's gain and insists they have looked a gift horse in the mouth.
left her looking As for Keira Knightley, far right, hard as it might be to look a Karl Lagerfeld-shaped gift horse in the mouth.
The lottery grant will fund a programme called Gift Horse for adults with well-being concerns.
But have you heard the expression "don't look a gift horse in the mouth"?
The ex-Leinster player wrote on Twitter: "Son, if I can give you one piece of advice, never look a gift horse in the mouth.
THE latest recruit to the 100 Club at Leicester this evening, the Mark Johnston-trained Copperwood, provides compelling proof you should never look a gift horse in the mouth, writes Graham Green.
Guess I shouldn't look a gift horse in the mouth, but I'm concerned (maybe incensed) about the waste/inefficiency/fraud going on ("Prosthetics Perils," May PN).
NEVER look a gift horse in the mouth" is tempting advice - but then I looked into the Government's offer of a council tax freeze.
She went on to tell Lohan: ''There's something called looking a gift horse in the mouth.
It is often important to look the "gift horse" in the mouth as often it is not a gift horse, but a poisoned chalice.