dishorse

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

dis- +‎ horse

VerbEdit

dishorse (third-person singular simple present dishorses, present participle dishorsing, simple past and past participle dishorsed)

  1. (archaic, intransitive) To dismount from a horse.
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  2. (transitive) To unseat from a horse.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 19:35