from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not having a horse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Being without a horse; specif., not requiring a horse; -- said of certain vehicles in which horse power has been replaced by electricity, steam, etc.. It was used primarily in the term “horseless carriage”, to refer to automobiles. By the 1930's when automobiles had become more common than horses for transportation, the term had lost its currency.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having no horse; propelled without the aid of horses.


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