What does the word mare mean?

Usage examples for mare

  1. They'll come in their motor cars; they'll come driving in behind a team o' horses; aye, and there's some wull come on shanks' mare. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  2. I came with your favourite, the bay mare. – 'Round the yule-log: Christmas in Norway by Peter Christen Asbjörnsen
  3. Not since that day the mare nearly had her off. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton