sellingplater

selling-plater

[sel-ing-pley-ter]
noun
a horse that competes in a selling race; an inferior horse.

Origin:
1885–90

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selling-plater
 
n
1.  a horse that competes, or is only good enough to compete, in a selling race
2.  a person or thing of limited ability or value

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