verb (used without object), horse-trad·ed, horse-trad·ing.
Origin of horse-trade
Origin of horse trade
Examples from the Web for horse-trade
He would express a willingness to horse-trade with every member.
It was a suit between two farmers who had had a disagreement over a horse-trade.The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln|Francis Fisher Browne
I took time to explain how I had made a raise, and about the horse-trade.Twenty Years of Hus'ling|J. P. Johnston
I can get a margin off most any man in the West on a horse-trade, but I'd look shy about doing a trade with him.The World For Sale, Complete|Gilbert Parker
They both remembered that Hennard was close by at the time of the quarrel over the Horse-trade.Two Little Savages|Ernest Thompson Seton
For there, it is said, no boy is permitted to leave home on a horse enterprise until he has cheated his father in a horse-trade.The Memories of Fifty Years|William H. Sparks