racehorse

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noun race·horse \-ˌhȯrs\

Definition of racehorse

  1. :  a horse bred or kept for racing

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First Known Use of racehorse

circa 1626



RACEHORSE Defined for English Language Learners

racehorse

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noun

Definition of racehorse for English Language Learners

  • : a horse that is bred and trained for racing


RACEHORSE Defined for Kids

racehorse

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noun race·horse \ˈrās-ˌhȯrs\

Definition of racehorse for Students

  1. :  a horse bred or kept for racing



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