Examples of warhorse in a Sentence
the Democratic warhorse in the Senate
a general who describes himself as an old warhorse
a new production of an old warhorse
Recent Examples of warhorse from the Web
Predictability is their business, and warhorses are their stock-in-trade.
But Rostenkowski was also a Chicago Democratic Machine warhorse, sent to Washington as a young man by the legendary Mayor Richard J. Daley.
Increasingly, seasons that have a mix of operatic warhorses and contemporary works are the standard rather than the exception.
There is a good reason why certain warhorses still ride the range.
Kisner moved into Sunday’s Final Four with a Saturday thrashing of European Ryder Cup warhorse Ian Poulter at Austin Country Club.
His cinematic staging, while sometimes theatrically arresting and filled with intriguingly weird imagery, often goes against the grain of this melodious French Romantic warhorse.
That was a revelatory performance of an old warhorse; perhaps this will be, too.
Each time, the warhorse returned to combat an often-unseen enemy lurking somewhere below.
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WARHORSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of warhorse for English Language Learners
: a person with a lot of experience in a field; especially : a soldier or politician who has served for a long time
: something (such as a work of art or musical composition) that has become very familiar because it has been played, shown, or seen many times
: a large horse used in war
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