change horses in midstream

Definition of change horses in midstream

  1. :  to choose a different leader or policy during a time when serious problems are being dealt with

Word by Word Definitions

changeplay
  1. :  to make different in some particular :  alter

    :  to make radically different :  transform

    :  to give a different position, course, or direction to

  1. :  the act, process, or result of changing: such as

    :  alteration

    :  transformation

horseplay horses
  1. :  a large solid-hoofed herbivorous ungulate mammal (Equus caballus, family Equidae, the horse family) domesticated since prehistoric times and used as a beast of burden, a draft animal, or for riding

    :  racehorse

    :  a male horse

  1. :  to provide with a horse (see horse 1a(1))

    :  to move by brute force

    :  to be in heat or estrus

  1. :  of or relating to a horse (see horse ) 1a(1))

    :  hauled or powered by a horse

    :  large or coarse of its kind

midstreamplay
  1. :  the middle of a stream

    :  an intermediate stage in an act or process


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