Thoroughbred is the word for her, style and action, as the horse people say, perfect.
Their horse would go to the post as fit as any thoroughbred had ever stripped.
"Thoroughbred for a horse, and purebred for a cow," Rose repeated willingly.
So the Manxman, such as he is, taken all the centuries through, is thoroughbred.
Murieta was washing his thoroughbred mare in the bed ...