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  1. warhorsenoun

    a work of art (composition or drama) that is part of the standard repertory but has become hackneyed from much repetition

  2. veteran, old-timer, oldtimer, old hand, warhorse, old stager, stagernoun

    an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service

  3. warhorsenoun

    horse used in war


  1. warhorsenoun

    Any horse used in horse-cavalry, but especially one bearing an armored knight.

  2. warhorsenoun

    A regularly revived theatrical or musical work, as with Hamlet or a Beethoven symphony, or as excerpts thereto. May imply that the work in question has become hackneyed.

  3. warhorsenoun

    An experienced person who has been through many battles, situations or contests; someone who has given long service.

  4. Etymology: war horse


  1. Warhorse

    Warhorse is the debut album by English hard rock band Warhorse. The album was re-released on vinyl in 1984 under the name Vulture Blood.

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    Song lyrics by warhorse -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by warhorse on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of warhorse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of warhorse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of warhorse in a Sentence

  1. Oliver Creighton:

    The warhorse is central to our understanding of medieval English society and culture as both a symbol of status closely associated with the development of aristocratic identity and as a weapon of war famed for its mobility and shock value, changing the face of battle.

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