A large, strong horse suitable for heavy work.
More example sentences
- In 1939, carthorses still outnumbered tractors by 1.5m to 600,000.
- His range of subjects includes hunting scenes, particularly of the Rufford, and he also painted powerful pictures of carthorses.
- The centre works with beginners, but their pride is persuading hardened riders used to hunters to switch to carthorses.