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steed

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noun \ˈstēd\

Simple Definition of steed

  • : a horse that a person rides

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of steed

  1. :  horse; especially :  a spirited horse (as for war)

Examples of steed in a sentence

  1. a brave knight and his noble steed

  2. <the knight mounted his trusty steed>



Origin and Etymology of steed

Middle English stede, from Old English stēda stallion; akin to Old English stōd stud — more at stud


First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Animal Husbandry Terms


STEED Defined for Kids

steed

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noun \ˈstēd\

Definition of steed for Students

  1. :  a usually lively horse





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