palfrey definition

  • noun:
    • Archaic A saddle horse, specifically one for a woman to drive.
    • a small horse for females to drive
    • A saddle horse when it comes to road, or for state events, as distinguished from a war horse.
    • A small saddle horse for girls.
    • A saddle-horse; a regular riding-horse, as distinguished from a war-horse; especially, a lady's saddle-horse.
    • particularly a light seat horse for a lady

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