Meaning of STABLE in English


(BUILDING) [noun] [C] - a building in which horses are keptHe scattered some hay on the stable floor and led the horse inside.A stable is also a group of race horses that are owned or trained by one person.The racehorse has returned to David Smith's stable to prepare for its last racing season.A stable is also a group of people who perform a similar activity and who are trained by the same person or employed by the same organization.During the 1950s, Sun Records' stable of singers included Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis.A stable boy (UK also stable lad) or a stable girl is a young man or woman who works in a stable and cares for the horses.She loved horses and managed to get a job as a stable girl over the summer.

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