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a gift (usually of inferior quality) that should be accepted uncritically

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You should never look a gift horse in the mouth, so Dandy Nicholls' sprinter must carry the vote for the Constant Security Handicap after the way he bolted clear of his rivals at Doncaster last week.
An impressive winner of the Stewards' Cup, Gift Horse was well supported when upped in class in the Haydock Sprint Cup last weekend,but trailed home last of 17 runners and will go for a bone scan on Monday.
I can't look a gift horse in the mouth as, because of our relationship, a lot more doors are going to open.
MAIN CONTENDER: Stewards Cup winner Gift Horse lines up in a strong sprint field at Haydock
totesport Cambridgeshire betting: totesport: 5-1 Pedrillo, 10-1 Everest, 11-1 Gatwick, St Andrews, 12-1 Ice Palace, 14-1 Able Baker Charlie, Blue Trojan, King's County, 20-1 Blue Spinnaker, 22-1 Audience, 25-1 Chinkara, Fine Silver Lundy's Lane, Take a Bow, 28/1 Zonergem, 33-1 Impeller, Unshakable, 40-1 Dumaran, El Coto, Gift Horse, 50-1 bar.
Even if that gift horse is an ageing one-trick pony looking for a final hefty nose bag before retiring to stud.
There is an ancient aphorism, ``Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.
Gift Horse is trained by the winning rider's father David, one of Manchester United's greatest supporters, and he returned home from Rome yesterday morning having seen his favourites beaten by Barcelona.
SOUTHEND didn't look a gift horse in the mouth when they were handed two soft goals by Macclesfield.
Kieren Fallon proved the punters' friend again at Goodwood on Saturday as he delivered Gift Horse to land the Vodafone Stewards' Cup.
WINNING TEAM: Gift Horse (above right) swoops late to win the Stewards Cup at Goodwood on Saturday for trainer David Nicholls and jockey Kieren Fallon.
William Hill Sprint Cup betting: William Hill: 6 Soldiers Tale, 8 Ad Valorem, Etlaala, Iffraaj, 10 Somnus, 12 Avonbridge, Damson, 14Indesatchel, 16 Airwave, Balmont, Byron, Camacho, Galeota, 20 Democratic Deficit, Gift Horse, Lafi, Lucky Spin, Nota Bene, Resplendent Glory, 25 bar
Rizzardi said she has chosen not to look her gift horse in the mouth and will focus instead on the opportunities the computers will create for her students.