Pulling vs Carthorse - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between pulling and carthorse
is that pulling
is the act by which something is pulled while carthorse
is a large, strong horse used for pulling heavy loads.
As a verb pulling
The act by which something is pulled.
* cart horse
A large, strong horse used for pulling heavy loads.
*1840 , (ed.),
Memoirs, Letters, and Comic Miscellanies in Prose and Verse, of the Late (w)
*:The blacksmith's forge shone bright on the opposite side of the way, and the proprietor had the hind-leg of a carthorse in his leather-coated lap.
*1852 , (Charles Dickens), ''(Household Words)
*:He is not a man of independent fortune, for he works like a carthorse .
*:Athelstan Arundel walked homeHe walked the whole way, walking through crowds, and under the noses of dray-horses, carriage-horses, and cart-horses , without taking the least notice of them.