[fawr-in-hand, fohr-] /ˈfɔr ɪnˌhænd, ˈfoʊr-/
a long necktie to be tied in a slipknot with the ends left hanging.
a vehicle drawn by four horses and driven by one person.
a team of four horses.
of or relating to a four-in-hand.
Also called tally-ho. a road vehicle drawn by four horses and driven by one driver
a four-horse team in a coach or carriage
a long narrow tie formerly worn tied in a flat slipknot with the ends dangling
[fawr-leyn, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌleɪn, ˈfoʊr-/ adjective 1. (of a highway) having two lanes for traffic in each direction: a four-lane thruway. noun 2. Also, four-laner [fawr-ley-ner, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈleɪ nər, ˈfoʊr-/ (Show IPA). a four-lane highway.
[fawr-leg-id, -legd, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈlɛg ɪd, -ˈlɛgd, ˈfoʊr-/ adjective 1. having four legs. 2. Nautical. (of a schooner) having four masts.
- Four-leaf clover
[fawr-leef, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlif, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a clover leaf having four leaflets instead of the usual three, purported to bring good luck. noun 1. a clover with four leaves rather than three, supposed to bring good luck 2. another name for cloverleaf (sense 1)
- Four-letter man