carthorse


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carthorse

a large heavily built horse kept for pulling carts or carriages
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QUOTE OF THE DAY 'Alves is an accident waiting to happen and Wallace is a big carthorse now.
It doesn't sound a lot but he's quite chunky - he looks like a small carthorse - and the side of the ditch was muddy and soft.
40) is rated miles higher than his carthorse rivals and looks home and hosed in the seller.
Dobbin must be saved, not as a lumbering carthorse as implied by the name, but as a thoroughbred, racing ahead with ideas .
The thieves forced open two windows to reach the pounds 500 collection, which includes a mare and foals and a carthorse, on Wednesday night.
He said he doesn't want to go out like an old carthorse.
In one story, in just 14 minutes of a most precise, subtle and expressive reading by Branagh, the listener feels the misery of the poor cart-driver whose beloved son has died and who can find no one to listen to his grief other than his carthorse.
Graves included with the note, a satirical poem titled 'The Horse Collar of Moran' which depicted Moran as a not quite thoroughbred carthorse who pulled the dray of Catholic puritanism behind him.
A timid mouse unsure which way to turn or a plodding carthorse bearing a heavy load?
No, not the 100 metres final when Ben Johnson, built like a carthorse with muscles straining, ran away from a quality field with the extra help of being a drugs cheat.
On friends' advice she had purchased a harness, much favoured by the Dogs Trust, but hopeless for this problem as it merely allowed him to use his body strength like a carthorse, despite it cutting into his side.
With just over a third of the season gone there are only six teams in this division who have conceded more goals than Blues and there lies the main problem: sloppy, lazy ball retention coupled with ponderous, carthorse defending that summed up Hull City's second and third goals.