horseflesh horseflesh  /ˈhɔrsf ˌlɛʃ/


  • (n) the flesh of horses as food


  1. This province is rich in milk, butter, cheese, eggs, beef, veal, cider, applejack and horseflesh.
  2. He has been writing similar stories ever since, is a shrewd judge of horseflesh.
  3. Sixteen hundred pounds of solid horseflesh rolled me flat.


  • "As some men have an eye for horseflesh or cattle to be fattened, he has an eye for risk," Mantel writes.
    on Apr 22, 2009 By: Hilary Mantel Source: Bloomberg

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