horse show

  1. a competitive display of the capabilities and qualities of horses and their riders or handlers, usually held as an annual event.

Origin of horse show

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60

Words Nearby horse show Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use horse show in a sentence

  • Billy lifted his hat to the large, fat officer as he might have lifted it to his sweetheart in her box at the horse show.

    A Good Samaritan | Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews