wild horse

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n wild horse undomesticated or feral domestic horse
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Usage

In literature:

You should see the wild horses start up from the prairie grass.
"Lewis Rand" by Mary Johnston
With a wild oath he flung the smoking weapons into the road, and again drove the spurs into the steaming sides of his horse.
"The Redemption of David Corson" by Charles Frederic Goss
His hold slackened and the horses redoubled their speed, wild with new liberty.
"The Children's Hour, Volume 3 (of 10)" by Various
When you take these precautions, there is no horse so wild, but what you can mount him without making him jump.
"The Arabian Art of Taming and Training Wild and Vicious Horses" by P. R. Kincaid
There are also wild horses and wild donkeys.
"A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam'" by Annie Allnut Brassey
This is the food of wild beasts, not of horses.
"Stories from the Greek Tragedians" by Alfred Church
The horse being wild ran over dyke and hedge, and the fellow after; but to little purpose, for the horse was too swift for him.
"The Sources and Analogues of 'A Midsummer-night's Dream'" by Compiled by Frank Sidgwick
But when she went to take the meat from the horse's back, he snorted and jumped about, and acted like a wild horse.
"Folk Tales Every Child Should Know" by Various
John presently saw someone standing on the steps of the terrace, and as he turned with the horse, he beheld a wild and jealous face.
"The Hosts of the Air" by Joseph A. Altsheler
At six this morning the boatswain shot a horse, and the people a wild dog.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 17" by Robert Kerr
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In poetry:

Fierce the west wind,
Wild geese cry under the frosty morning moon.
Under the frosty morning moon
Horses' hooves clattering,
Bugles sobbing low.
"Loushan Pass" by Mao Zedong
This is the horn, and hound, and horse,
That oft the lated peasant hears;
Appall'd, he signs the frequent cross,
When the wild din invades his ears.
"The Wild Huntsman" by Sir Walter Scott
So said, so done: — A single bound
Clears the poor labourer's humble pale;
Wild follows man, and horse, and hound,
Like dark December's stormy gale.
"The Wild Huntsman" by Sir Walter Scott
Turn, I implore, the storm's hot hatred,
The deadly thunderous lightning's course--
In Dariel's wild pass protect me
And my distracted, trembling horse.
"To Kasbek" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
The fisher on our coast, the pioneer
Who strives the distant wilderness to tame;
The Indian hunter, wild unknown to fear,
On his swift horse swooping upon his game
"Farewell To Lord And Lady Dufferin" by Nora Pembroke
Suppose ... and suppose that a wild little Horse of Magic
Came cantering out of the sky,
With bridle of silver, and into the saddle I mounted,
To fly — and to fly;
"Suppose" by Walter de la Mare

In news:

According to a press release, the companies Wild Horse Ale is now available at select stores throughout northern Nevada.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Agriculture officials say a southern Colorado man under investigation for his handling of protected wild horses has acknowledged shipping animals out of the state in violation of brand inspection laws.
There are an estimated 40,000 wild horse s in the West.
Taming a wild horse .
Wild Horse , Wild Ride Directed by Alex Dawson and Greg Gricus Fish Creek Films Opens August 24, Village East Cinema.
The US Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Lufkin, Texas, Feb 9-11, 2012.
With the Broncos first game with Tim Tebow on the roster comes the expectation that Denver's Wild Horse package, little used last season, will be unveiled on a grander scale.
The Bureau of Land Management completed its bait/trap gather of wild horse s on the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range this week.
There will be a wild horse and burro adoption at the Bee County Expo Center located at 214 South Farm to Market Road 351 from 2-6 pm April 12th, and April 13th from 8-6p.m.
The federal government began rounding up wild horse s in several western states.
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BLM to Webcast Meeting of Wild Horse and Burro.
Kansas @ Wild Horse Pass Casino 4-14-12.
BLM Cancels Wyoming Wild Horse Roundup Plan.
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