one-horse definition

  • adjective:
    • Drawn by or only using one horse: a one-horse carriage.
    • Very small or insignificant: a one-horse town.
    • Drawn by one-horse; having but an individual horse.
    • Second-rate; inferior; small.
    • tiny and remote and insignificant
  • others:
    • Drawn by an individual horse: because, a one-horse plow.
    • utilizing or possessing only a single horse.
    • thus Petty; on a small scale; of minimal ability or resources; inferior: as, a one-horse issue; a one-horse university.

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