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dead horse

SEE DEFINITION OF dead horse
  • as indebt
  • as indeficit

Synonyms for dead horse

  • arrears
  • bill
  • capital
  • commitment
  • credit
  • damage
  • deficit
  • due
  • indebtedness
  • liability
  • mortgage
  • obligation
  • price tag
  • receipt
  • IOU
  • albatross
  • baggage
  • bite
  • check
  • chit
  • claim
  • cuff
  • debenture
  • debit
  • dues
  • duty
  • encumbrance
  • invoice
  • manifest
  • note
  • reckoning
  • responsibility
  • score
  • tab
  • tally
  • voucher
  • arrearage
  • bad news
  • below the line
  • in hock
  • in the hole
  • in the red
  • outstandings
  • promissory note
  • red ink
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Antonyms for dead horse

  • irresponsibility
  • asset
  • cash
  • excess
  • profit
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEAD HORSE

Wherever he went, he met people who said to him, "Have you seen the dead horse?"

Here's a dead horse come to life and he's got everybody guessing.

During this period they are said to be "working off the dead horse."

There were two horses inside, but the dead horse blocked the door.

He knelt behind the dead horse, facing the advancing Spaniards.

He even lent a hand in lifting the dead horse into the cart.

A short time after this a cart with a dead horse in it passed our cab-stand.

I have been looking at him, and I believe he is a Methodist minister with a dead horse.

He saw Cheschapah run from the dead horse and jump on a gray pony and go.

Nor were we more successful in our next water-hole, for it contained a dead horse.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DEAD HORSE

debt

nounmoney owed to others
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