What is a horse?

You all know what a horse is right? If not, I’ll tell you…

A horse is a hooved farm animal with a hair-like tail and mane. They are used for riding, racing and to pull heavy loads.

idioms and expressions about horses

Click on the pictures below to learn some common idioms and expressions with horses. Each idiom includes the meaning and a real-life picture example.​

animal idioms - horse expressions and sayings
horse phrases - as stubborn as a mule
horse sayings - back the wrong horse
horse phrases - clothes horse
horse idioms - dark horse
horse idioms - don’t look a gift horse in the mouth
horse sayings - eat like a horse
horse sayings - flog a dead horse
horse idioms - get off one’s high horse
horse idioms - hold your horses
horse idioms - one trick pony
horse phrases - one-horse town
horse idioms - straight from the horse's mouth
horse idioms - two-horse race
horse idioms - wild horses wouldn’t…