post-horse


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Synonyms for post-horse

a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers

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The village had its one poor street, with its poor brewery, poor tannery, poor tavern, poor stable-yard for relays of post-horses, poor fountain, all usual poor appointments.
Getting post-horses to the carriage, old Wardle started off, next day, to bring his mother back to town.
The post-horse race entertainment at Dubai's Meydan will take place tonight to close the scintillating action on the course.
Each man had a remount carrying his gear, Nick not trusting to the availability of decent post-horses for so many.
Post-Horses readers may not realize that McCarthy is not only someone who may possibly be America's greatest descriptive writer but is also an author uniquely obsessed with violence and evil.
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