horsecorser

noun
horse·​cors·​er
variants: or horsecourser \ ˈ⸗ˌkōrsər , -​ˌkȯr-​ \

Definition of horsecorser

archaic
: a dealer in horses especially : a tricky dealer

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History and Etymology for horsecorser

horse entry 1 + obsolete corser, courser horsedealer, from corse (to barter) or course (variant of corse) + -er

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“Horsecorser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horsecorser. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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