English version

shire horse

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Animals
shire horseˈshire horse noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 HBAa type of large powerful horse used for pulling large loads
Examples from the Corpus
shire horseThere is also a shire horse souvenir shop.Well, if I did, I'd need to sell old Blazer and buy a shire horse to carry me!A farmer is using a shire horse to pull the millstone which crushes the fruit.
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