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war horse

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Synonyms for war horse

  • accomplished
  • adequate
  • capable
  • certified
  • competent
  • disciplined
  • efficient
  • equipped
  • experienced
  • knowledgeable
  • licensed
  • proficient
  • talented
  • trained
  • catechized
  • examined
  • fit
  • fitted
  • instructed
  • practiced
  • proved
  • quizzed
  • tested
  • tried
  • vet
  • adept
  • all around
  • au fait
  • expert
  • good
  • pro
  • proper
  • up to snuff
  • up to speed
  • veteran
  • war-horse
  • wicked
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Antonyms for war horse

  • ignorant
  • impotent
  • inadequate
  • incapable
  • incompetent
  • inefficient
  • inept
  • inexperienced
  • unable
  • unskilled
  • inappropriate
  • incorrect
  • unfit
  • open
  • unlimited
  • unproficient
  • unqualified
  • unrestricted
  • untalented
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WAR HORSE

An attack on the liberty of the press was to Raeburn what the sound of the trumpet is to the war horse.

He longed for battle as the war horse that already sniffs the fray.

Like the war horse in the Bible, the veteran traveller shouted "Aha!"

"It'll be worth it," replied the other, scenting the battle like a war horse.

If she saw Geronimo stealing the war horse she would tell her husband.

He gave his war horse the best of care, and kept him expressly for battle.

“He cannot buy it,” said Mrs. de Tracy with the snort of a war horse.

Every one must be strong, every one perfect, every one obedient as a war horse.

Jim is no name for a war horse who won a victory and a marble bust and a poem.

At each blast he threw back his head and sniffed at the air as a war horse does at sound of the bugle.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WAR HORSE

Old Guard

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  • diehards
  • veterans
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