bangtail

Definitions of bangtail
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n a horse bred for racing

Synonyms:
race horse, racehorse
Examples:
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Sir Barton
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1919
Gallant Fox
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1930
Omaha
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1935
War Admiral
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1937
Whirlaway
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1941
Count Fleet
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1943
Assault
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946
Citation
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1948
Secretariat
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1973
Seattle Slew
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1977
Affirmed
thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1978
Types:
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thoroughbred
a racehorse belonging to a breed that originated from a cross between Arabian stallions and English mares
pony
an informal term for a racehorse
yearling
a racehorse considered one year old until the second Jan. 1 following its birth
two year old, two-year-old horse
a racehorse that is two years old
three year old, three-year-old horse
a racehorse that is three years old
dark horse
a racehorse about which little is known
mudder
a racehorse that runs well on a muddy racetrack
nonstarter
a horse that fails to run in a race for which it has been entered
pacemaker, pacer, pacesetter
a horse used to set the pace in racing
trotter, trotting horse
a horse trained to trot; especially a horse trained for harness racing
pole horse
the horse having a starting position next to the inside rail in a harness race
Type of:
Equus caballus, horse
solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times

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