nounarchaic or literary
A horse being ridden or available for riding.
More example sentences
- Jockeys were usually wealthy men who at first owned their horses, and rode naked on bareback steeds.
- Three suitors had kissed it, mounted their red roan steeds and ridden away.
- Suddenly a king and his army galloped into town, mounted on powerful steeds.
Old English stēda 'stallion'; related to stud2.
More definitions of steedDefinition of steed in:
- The US English dictionary