Horse(redirected from from the horse's mouth)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to from the horse's mouth: Horses for courses
HORSE. Until a horse has attained the age of four years, he is called a colt. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 416. This word is sometimes used as a generic name for all animals of the horse kind. 3 Brev. 9. Vide Colt; Gender; and Yelv. 67, a.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.