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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: hô(r)s, IPA(key): /hɔː(ɹ)s/ * Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)s * Homophone: hoarse (in many dialects)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _horse_, _hors_, from Old English _hors_ (“horse”), from Proto-Germanic _*hrussą_ (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European _*ḱr̥sos_ (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European _*ḱers-_ (“to run”). NOUN HORSE (_plural_ HORSES) * (heading) _Of, like, or closely associated with the animal Equus ferus caballus._ * A hoofed mammal, often used throughout history for riding and draft work. _A cowboy's greatest friend is his HORSE._ * 1893, Walter Besant, _The Ivory Gate_, Prologue: Athelstan Arundel walked home […], foaming and raging. […] He walked the whole way, walking through crowds, and under the noses of dray-HORSES, carriage-HORSES, and cart-HORSES, without taking the least notice of them. * (zoology) Any current or extinct animal of the family _Equidae_, including the zebra or the ass. _These bone features, distinctive in the zebra, are actually present in all HORSES._ * (military, sometimes uncountable) Cavalry soldiers (sometimes capitalized when referring to an official category). _We should place two units of HORSE and one of foot on this side of the field._ _All the King's HORSES and all the King's men, couldn't put Humpty together again._ * (chess, informal) The chess piece representing a knight, depicted as a man in a suit of armor and often on a horse, hence the nickname. _Now just remind me how the HORSE moves again?_ * (slang) A large person. _Every linebacker they have is a real HORSE._ * (historical) A timber frame shaped like a horse, which soldiers were made to ride for punishment. * (heading) _Equipment with legs._ * In gymnastics, a piece of equipment with a body on two or four legs, approximately four feet high with two handles on top. _She's scored very highly with the parallel bars; let's see how she does with the HORSE._ * A frame with legs, used to support something. _a clothes HORSE;   a sawHORSE_ * (heading, nautical) _Equipment._ * A rope stretching along a yard, upon which men stand when reefing or furling the sails; footrope. * A breastband for a leadsman. * An iron bar for a sheet traveller to slide upon. * A jackstay. (Can we find and add a quotation of W. C. Russell to this entry?) (Can we find and add a quotation of Totten to this entry?) * (mining) A mass of earthy matter, or rock of the same character as the wall rock, occurring in the course of a vein, as of coal or ore; hence, to _take horse_ (said of a vein) is to divide into branches for a distance. * (slang) The sedative, antidepressant, and anxiolytic drug morphine, chiefly when used illicitly. * 1962, _Cape Fear_, 00:15:20 Check that shirt. I got a couple of jolts of HORSE stashed under the collar * (US) An informal variant of basketball in which players match shots made by their opponent(s), each miss adding a letter to the word "horse", with 5 misses spelling the whole word and eliminating a player, until only the winner is left. Also HORSE, H-O-R-S-E or H.O.R.S.E. (see H-O-R-S-E on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Variations of basketball#H-O-R-S-E). USAGE NOTES * The noun can be used attributively in compounds and phrases to add the sense of large and / or coarse SYNONYMS * (animal): horsie, nag, steed * (gymnastic equipment): pommel horse, vaulting horse * (chesspiece): knight HYPONYMS * (animal): colt, foal, filly, gelding, palomino, pony, stallion DERIVED TERMS SEE ALSO * Horse-related English words * Appendix:List of sequenced animal genomes TRANSLATIONS VERB HORSE (_third-person singular simple present_ HORSES, _present participle_ HORSING, _simple past and past participle_ HORSED) * (intransitive) To frolic, to act mischievously. (Usually followed by "around".) * (Can we

From Middle English horse, hors, from Old English hors (“horse”), from Proto-Germanic *hrussą (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱr̥sos (“horse”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (“to run”).

Noun

horse (plural horses)

  1. (heading) Of, like, or closely associated with the animal Equus ferus caballus.
    1. A hoofed mammal, often used throughout history for riding and draft work.
      A cowboy's greatest friend is his horse.
    2. (zoology) Any current or extinct animal of the family Equidae, including the zebra or the ass.
      These bone features, distinctive in the zebra, are actually present in all horses.
    3. (military, sometimes uncountable) Cavalry soldiers (sometimes capitalized when referring to an official category).
      We should place two units of horse and one of foot on this side of the field.
      All the King's horses and all the King's men, couldn't put Humpty together again.
    4. (chess, informal) The chess piece representing a knight, depicted as a man in a suit of armor and often on a horse, hence the nickname.
      Now just remind me how the horse moves again?
    5. (slang) A large person.
      Every linebacker they have is a real horse.
    6. (historical) A timber frame shaped like a horse, which soldiers were made to ride for punishment.
  2. (heading) Equipment with legs.
    1. In gymnastics, a piece of equipment with a body on two or four legs, approximately four feet high with two handles on top.
      She's scored very highly with the parallel bars; let's see how she does with the horse.
    2. A frame with legs, used to support something.
      a clothes horse;   a sawhorse
  3. (heading, nautical) Equipment.
    1. A rope stretching along a yard, upon which men stand when reefing or furling the sails; footrope.
    2. A breastband for a leadsman.
    3. An iron bar for a sheet traveller to slide upon.
    4. A jackstay.
      (Can we find and add a quotation of W. C. Russell to this entry?)
      (Can we find and add a quotation of Totten to this entry?)
  4. (mining) A mass of earthy matter, or rock of the same character as the wall rock, occurring in the course of a vein, as of coal or ore; hence, to take horse (said of a vein) is to divide into branches for a distance.
  5. (slang) The sedative, antidepressant, and anxiolytic drug morphine, chiefly when used illicitly.
  6. (US) An informal variant of basketball in which players match shots made by their opponent(s), each miss adding a letter to the word "horse", with 5 misses spelling the whole word and eliminating a player, until only the winner is left. Also HORSE, H-O-R-S-E or H.O.R.S.E. (see H-O-R-S-E on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Variations of basketball#H-O-R-S-E).
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Verb

horse (third-person singular simple present horses, present participle horsing, simple past and past participle horsed)

  1. (intransitive) To frolic, to act mischievously. (Usually followed by "around".)

English - Etymology 2

Unknown NOUN HORSE (_uncountable_) * (uncountable, slang, dated) Heroin. _Alright, mate, got any HORSE?_ SYNONYMS * (heroin): H, smack TRANSLATIONS EXTERNAL LINKS * HORSE on Wikipedia.Wikipedia STATISTICS

Unknown

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horse (uncountable)

  1. (uncountable, slang, dated) Heroin.
    Alright, mate, got any horse?
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* hoers, hoser, shero, shoer, shore, Shore


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