stallion

noun stal·lion \ ˈstal-yən \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of stallion

: an uncastrated male horse : a male horse kept for breeding; also : a male animal (such as a dog or a sheep) kept primarily as a stud

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Origin and Etymology of stallion

Middle English staloun, stalion, from Anglo-French estaloun, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German stal stall


STALLION Defined for English Language Learners

stallion

noun

Definition of stallion for English Language Learners

  • : an adult male horse and especially one that is used for breeding


STALLION Defined for Kids

stallion

noun stal·lion \ ˈstal-yən \

Definition of stallion for Students

: an adult male horse and especially one kept for breeding


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