[awr kawn-koor] /ɔr kɔ̃ˈkur/
noting an artist, architect, or the like, not competing or not qualified to compete for the prizes in an exhibit or competition.
noting or pertaining to a work or project submitted by such a person to an exhibit or competition.
adjective, adverb (postpositive)
(of an artist, exhibitor, etc) excluded from competing
without equal; unrivalled
[awr duh kawn-ba] /ɔr də kɔ̃ˈba/ adverb, adjective, French. 1. out of the fight; disabled; no longer able to fight. /ɔr də kɔ̃ba/ adjective, adverb (postpositive) 1. disabled or injured 1757, French, literally “out of combat.”
[hawrs-uh n-buhg-ee] /ˈhɔrs ənˈbʌg i/ adjective 1. of or relating to the last few generations preceding the invention of the automobile: vivid recollections of horse-and-buggy days. 2. old-fashioned; outmoded: horse-and-buggy methods. adjective Old-fashioned: a horse-andbuggy leisureliness (1927+)
- Horse apple
[hawrs-bak] /ˈhɔrsˌbæk/ noun 1. the back of a horse. 2. Geology. a low, natural ridge of sand or gravel; an esker. Compare . adverb 3. on horseback: to ride horseback. adjective 4. made or given in a casual or speculative way; approximate or offhand: a horseback estimate on the construction costs. /ˈhɔːsˌbæk/ noun 1. late […]