As a noun steed
is (archaic|poetic) a stallion, especially in the sense of mount.
As an adjective steedlike is
(rare|poetic) resembling a steed; horselike.
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(archaic, poetic) A stallion, especially in the sense of mount.
- ''The studded bridle on a ragged bough
- ''Nimbly she fastens: -- O, how quick is love! --
- ''The steed is stalled up, and even now
- ''To tie the rider she begins to prove:
- ''Backward she push'd him, as she would be thrust,
- And govern'd him in strength, though not in lust. — Shakespeare,
"Venus and Adonis".
(rare, poetic) Resembling a steed; horselike.