white horse


noun

a white-topped wave; whitecap.

Nearby words

  1. white hake,
  2. white hat,
  3. white heat,
  4. white hole,
  5. white hope,
  6. white house,
  7. white house, the,
  8. white hunter,
  9. white infarct,
  10. white iron

Origin of white horse

First recorded in 1640–50

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British Dictionary definitions for white horse

white horse

noun

the outline of a horse carved into the side of a chalk hill, usually dating to the Neolithic, Bronze, or Iron Ages, such as that at Uffington, Berkshire
(usually plural) a wave with a white broken crest
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