Definition of Standardbred in English:


Syllabification: Stand·ard·bred
Pronunciation: /ˈstandərdˌbred
(also standardbred)


North American
  • A horse of a breed able to attain a specified speed, developed especially for trotting.
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    • In addition to Thoroughbreds, breeding rights to Standardbreds, Quarter Horses, and American Saddlebreds will be on offer.
    • The purpose of racing Thoroughbreds, Standardbreds, and greyhounds is to promote individual excellence.
    • She breeds her own Standardbreds.

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