Dictionary

shaft horsepower

noun

Definition of SHAFT HORSEPOWER

:  horsepower transmitted by an engine shaft

First Known Use of SHAFT HORSEPOWER

1908

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: shaft housePrevious Word in the Dictionary: shaft graveAll Words Near: shaft horsepower
May 27, 2015
riot act Hear it
a vigorous reprimand or warning
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears