Four Horsemen

plural noun

Definition of Four Horsemen

  1. :  war, famine, pestilence, and death personified as the four major plagues of humankind

Origin and Etymology of four horsemen

from the apocalyptic vision in Revelation 6:2–8

First Known Use: 1918

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