Translation of workhorse in Spanish:

workhorse

burro de carga, n.

Pronunciation /ˈwərkˌhɔrs//ˈwəːkhɔːs/

noun

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    burro de carga masculine
    bestia de carga feminine
    • They tend to be more workhorses than show horses.
    • As machinery began to overtake the use of workhorses, the Black Forest horse became endangered.
    • Edmund kept two horses for himself, but the rest were workhorses for the land or pulling carriages.
    • We experimented with teams of Percheron and Belgian workhorses.
    • After 26 years of horse power, we sold our six workhorses (yes, we were guilty of ‘get bigger or get out’), completing our switch to using hand power.
    • They are workhorses and the one I chose is both affordable and powerful.