dray horse

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noun

a draft horse used for pulling a dray.

Nearby words

  1. drawshave,
  2. drawsheet,
  3. drawstring,
  4. drawtube,
  5. dray,
  6. drayage,
  7. drayhorse,
  8. draying,
  9. drayman,
  10. drayton

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British Dictionary definitions for drayhorse

drayhorse

/ (ˈdreɪˌhɔːs) /

noun

a large powerful horse used for drawing a dray
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