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Steed

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Noun

CIDE DICTIONARY

Steedn. [OE. stede, AS. stēda a stud-horse, war horse, fr. stōd a stud of breeding steeds; akin to G. stute a mare, Icel. stedda, stō, a stud. √163. See Stud of horses.].
     A horse, especially a spirited horse for state or war; -- used chiefly in poetry or stately prose.  Chaucer.  [1913 Webster]
    "Mounted upon a hot and fiery steed."  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

Steed, n. archaic or poet. a horse, esp. a fast powerful one.

Etymology
OE steda stallion, rel. to STUD(2)

THESAURUS

Steed

Houyhnhnm, brood mare, charger, colt, courser, critter, dobbin, entire, entire horse, equine, filly, foal, gelding, horse, mare, mount, nag, prancer, stallion, stud, studhorse, tarpan, top horse, war-horse, wild horse

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