Meaning Of dark horse

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Synonyms Of dark horse

Definition Of dark horse


a candidate or competitor about whom little is known but who unexpectedly wins or succeeds.

a dark-horse candidate

Example Of dark horse

  • a Gloucester side that could be a dark horse for the title

  • But by no means does Moe view her students as dark horses .

  • Having attracted a familiarity rating of just over two per cent, it's fair to say that in the eyes of the NSW electorate, Morris Iemma is a dark horse .

  • The dark horse in this constituency is Cllr Finian McGrath, a school principal, who has worked with Dublin Central veteran independent, Tony Gregory.

  • The normally media shy Peter Menegazzo has been a dark horse in the cattle industry, but now he's the industry's most powerful player.

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