Horseflesh

Definitions of "Horseflesh"

The flesh of a horse. noun

Horses considered as a group, especially for driving, riding, or racing. noun

The flesh of a horse. noun

Horses collectively, with reference to driving, riding, or racing. noun

A species of Bahama mahogany: probably so named from its color. noun

Of the color of horse-flesh; of a peculiar reddish-bronze color.

In Guiana, the dark-red flesh-colored wood of the bully-tree, Mimusops Balata, or that obtained from panococo, Tounatea tomentosa. See bully-tree and panococo, 2. noun

The flesh of horses. noun

Horses, generally; the qualities of a horse. noun

A miner's name for bornite, in allusion to its peculiar reddish color on fresh facture. noun

The flesh of a horse; horse meat. noun

Horses collectively, with reference to driving, riding, or racing. noun

The word "Horseflesh" in example sentences

"Not sparin 'horseflesh, Captain," he muttered in a low voice. Chapter 13

There's nothing too good in horseflesh you don't deserve, a woman who can ride like that. Chapter XIII

Unfortunately, the qualities of this horse were so well concealed under his strange-colored hide and his unaccountable gait, that at a time when everybody was a connoisseur in horseflesh, the appearance of the aforesaid pony at Meung — which place he had entered about a quarter of an hour before, by the gate of Beaugency — produced an unfavorable feeling, which extended to his rider. Archive 2006-12-01

Unfortunately, the qualities of this horse were so well concealed under his strange-colored hide and his unaccountable gait, that at a time when everybody was a connoisseur in horseflesh, the appearance of the aforesaid pony at Meung — which place he had entered about a quarter of an hour before, by the gate of Beaugency — produced an unfavorable feeling, which extended to his rider. One for all

"Not sparin 'horseflesh, Captain," he muttered in a low voice. Chapter 13

There's nothing too good in horseflesh you don't deserve, a woman who can ride like that. Chapter XIII

I was assured that the eating-shops of Cabul and Kandah [= a] r always require a great supply of horseflesh, which is much liked by the natives, and when well seasoned with spices is not to be distinguished from other animal food. A Peep into Toorkisthhan

Now, some of the poorer folk cannot afford to pay for butchers 'meat, they are contented with horseflesh, which is not yet rationed, and are willing to sell their ration cards. My Days of Adventure The Fall of France, 1870-71

The opening of Jerome Park did as much for "horseflesh" by rescuing the sport of horse racing from the blackguards and thieves, into whose hands it had fallen, and placing it upon a respectable footing. Lights and Shadows of New York Life or, the Sights and Sensations of the Great City

In the frame you can just see Ireland's champion rider crushed under an avalanche of horseflesh. Ruby Walsh displays mastery of Cheltenham with hat-trick of winners

If you're ordering a Carrera S, that additional horseflesh will cost you $16,900 the optional power kit. The Porsche 911's Last Hurrah...For Now

What a SOTU speech can do, then, is provide a showcase and a test for the president in the simplest horseflesh terms. Why the State of the Union is so long

Best piece of horseflesh I ever straddled, and I've seen a few in my time. Chapter XI

"Remember what I told you about horses," he reiterated to Saxon; and, assisted by his hostess, he gave a very creditable disquisition on horseflesh and its management from a business point of view. CHAPTER III

After last week's Game of Thrones stayed firmly in Westeros, Sunday's episode airing at 9/8c on HBO returns to the land of the Dothraki, those nomadic warriors across the Narrow Sea who value a good piece of horseflesh for both riding and eating. Game of Thrones: How to Speak (and Curse!) Like the Dothraki

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