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.
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.
We have a [sic] experienced thoroughbred, they have a three-legged carthorse.