from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A horse used in combat; a charger.
- n. Informal One who has been through many battles, struggles, or fights.
- n. Informal A musical or dramatic work that has been performed so often that it has become widely familiar.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any horse used in horse-cavalry, but especially one bearing an armored knight.
- n. , (music) A regularly revived theatrical or musical work, as with Hamlet or a Beethoven symphony, or as excerpts thereto. May imply that the work in question has become hackneyed.
- n. An experienced person who has been through many battles, situations or contests; someone who has given long service.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service
- n. a work of art (composition or drama) that is part of the standard repertory but has become hackneyed from much repetition
- n. horse used in war
war + horse (Wiktionary)