Definition of horse-like in English:



  • See horse

    • ‘The Malayan tapir is a good climber, scaling steep slopes with relative ease, and when alarmed gallops off with surprising speed on its horse-like hooves.’
    • ‘Moreover, a terracotta horse-like figurine with a saddle on its back has been found in Balu in the Harappan urban phase.’
    • ‘A reptilian head was accompanied by a horse-like body.’
    • ‘That the fossil record documents a large number of stable horse-like species has no relevance to the question of whether the horse fossils we have provide strong evidence of common descent.’
    • ‘The centaur had her four cockatrices perched on the spine of her horse-like half, and her cat was at her side.’