unhorse

verb
un·​horse | \ ˌən-ˈhȯrs How to pronounce unhorse (audio) \
unhorsed; unhorsing; unhorses

Definition of unhorse

transitive verb

: to dislodge from or as if from a horse

First Known Use of unhorse

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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unhorse

verb
un·​horse | \ ˌən-ˈhȯrs How to pronounce unhorse (audio) \
unhorsed; unhorsing

Kids Definition of unhorse

: to cause to fall from or as if from a horse

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