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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who shoes horses and sometimes treats the diseases of horses.

Usage examples (36)
  • The farrier was responsible for shoeing all of the horses for the performing troupe.
  • If you're ever interested in farrier pics, let me know.
  • He called a farrier, who coolly rivetted irons on my ankles.
  • Marshall (Chapter XX) may stand for a great commander or a shoeing-smith, still called farrier-marshal in the army. for more
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