one-horse

adjective
\ ˈwən-ˈhȯrs How to pronounce one-horse (audio) \

Definition of one-horse

1 : drawn or operated by one horse
2 : small, small-time a one-horse town

First Known Use of one-horse

1734, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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one-horse

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of one-horse

informal : small and dull
: pulled by one horse

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