paint horse

Origin of paint horse

First recorded in 1865–70
  • Also called paint pony.

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

How to use paint horse in a sentence

  • A Navajo buck loped past and jerked his little paint horse to a stop at the drug-store.

    Partners of Chance | Henry Herbert Knibbs
  • Just over a rise they came suddenly upon an Apache, riding a lean, active paint horse.

    Partners of Chance | Henry Herbert Knibbs
  • There were two horses at the corner of the house: Tonto's paint horse and the big white stallion.

    The Lone Ranger Rides | Fran Striker