noun, Chiefly British Dialect.
[hawrs-teyl] /ˈhɔrsˌteɪl/ noun 1. Also called scouring rush. any nonflowering plant of the genus Equisetum, having hollow, jointed stems. 2. a horse’s tail formerly used as a Turkish military standard or as an ensign of a pasha, the number of tails increasing with the rank. /ˈhɔːsˌteɪl/ noun 1. any tracheophyte plant of the genus Equisetum, […]
noun 1. the shaggy-mane.
noun 1. (def 1).
[hawrs-treyd] /ˈhɔrsˌtreɪd/ verb (used without object), horse-traded, horse-trading. 1. to bargain or trade shrewdly. noun 1. a shrewdly conducted exchange, as of favors or objects, usually resulting from or accompanied by very close bargaining. 2. an exchanging or trading of horses.