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n. - A hoofed quadruped of the genus Equus; especially, the domestic horse (E. caballus), which was domesticated in Egypt and Asia at a very early period. It has six broad molars, on each side of each jaw, with six incisors, and two canine teeth, both above and below. The mares usually have the canine teeth rudimentary or wanting. The horse differs from the true asses, in having a long, flowing mane, and the tail bushy to the base. Unlike the asses it has callosities, or chestnuts, on all its legs. The horse excels in strength, speed, docility, courage, and nobleness of character, and is used for drawing, carrying, bearing a rider, and like purposes. 2
n. - The male of the genus horse, in distinction from the female or male; usually, a castrated male. 2
n. - Mounted soldiery; cavalry; -- used without the plural termination; as, a regiment of horse; -- distinguished from foot. 2
n. - A frame with legs, used to support something; as, a clotheshorse, a sawhorse, etc. 2
n. - A frame of timber, shaped like a horse, on which soldiers were made to ride for punishment. 2
n. - Anything, actual or figurative, on which one rides as on a horse; a hobby. 2
n. - 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. 2
n. - See Footrope, a. 2
a. - A breastband for a leadsman. 2
a. - An iron bar for a sheet traveler to slide upon. 2
a. - A jackstay. 2
v. t. - To provide with a horse, or with horses; to mount on, or as on, a horse. 2
v. t. - To sit astride of; to bestride. 2
v. t. - To cover, as a mare; -- said of the male. 2
v. t. - To take or carry on the back; as, the keeper, horsing a deer. 2
v. t. - To place on the back of another, or on a wooden horse, etc., to be flogged; to subject to such punishment. 2
v. i. - To get on horseback. 2
n. - A translation or other illegitimate aid in study or examination; -- called also trot, pony, Dobbin. 2
n. - Horseplay; tomfoolery. 2

The word "horse" uses 5 letters: E H O R S.

Direct anagrams of horse:
  heros   hoers   shoer   shore

Words formed by adding one letter before or after horse (in bold), or to ehors in any order:
a -   ahorse   ashore   hoarse   c -   chores   cosher   ochers   ochres   d -   hordes   horsed   reshod   shored   e -   heroes   reshoe   i -   hosier   j -   josher   k -   kosher   m -   homers   mosher   n -   herons   honers   nosher   senhor   p -   ephors   hopers   posher   s -   horses   shoers   shores   t -   horste   others   reshot   throes   u -   houser   v -   hovers   shover   shrove   w -   reshow   shower   whores   y -   horsey  

Shorter words found within horse:
eh   er   eros   ers   es   he   her   hero   hers   hes   ho   hoe   hoer   hoes   hose   oe   oes   oh   ohs   or   ore   ores   ors   os   ose   re   res   resh   rho   rhos   roe   roes   rose   ser   sh   she   shoe   so   sore  

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