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colt

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noun \ˈkōlt\

Simple Definition of colt

  • : a young male horse

  • : a member of a sports team for young people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of colt

  1. 1 a :  foal; especially :  a male foal b :  a young male horse that is usually not castrated and has not attained an arbitrarily designated age (as four years)

  2. 2 :  a young untried person

Examples of colt in a sentence

  1. <a colt who looked to the team's more experienced players for advice>



Origin of colt

Middle English, from Old English; akin to Swedish dialect kult half-grown pig


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with colt


COLT Defined for Kids

colt

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noun \ˈkōlt\

Definition of colt for Students

  1. :  a young male horse





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