- a small, swift, agile horse specially trained for use in polo.
Origin of polo pony
First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for polo pony
He was a broncho with disreputable manners; now he is a polo-pony with a neat tail.The Imitator
It is as though a polo-pony, breaking loose, ran out to learn the game alone.'Kim
I lent him the Jamaica polo-pony one day and it ran away with him and flung him off in the middle of a ford.Wounds in the rain