What does 'Back the wrong horse' mean?
If you back the wrong horse, you give your support to the losing side in something.
- Category: Animals
Idioms similar to 'Back the wrong horse'
- Eat like a horse
- Could eat a horse
- Stalking horse
- Horse of a different color
- From the horse's mouth
- Healthy as a horse
- Horse trading
- Charley horse
- Dark horse
- On your high horse
- Putting the cart before the horse
- Short horse soon curried
- Beating a dead horse
- Don't look a gift horse in the mouth
- Flogging a dead horse
- Lock the stable door after the horse has bolted
- You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink
- Close the stable door after the horse has bolted
- Be on the pig's back
- Get the monkey off your back
- Water off a duck's back
- Break the back of the beast
- Straw that broke the camel's back
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