- n. idiomatic An apparent gift, that has substantial associated costs.
- n. a gift (usually of inferior quality) that should be accepted uncritically
- From the economics of horse ownership, in which an aging horse of declining value continues to require feeding and stabling. Possibly influenced by the proverb don't look a gift horse in the mouth. (Wiktionary)
“One does not bite the coin of the honoured stranger, Gul Shah," was what he said, meaning you don't look a gift horse in the mouth.”
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