Brougham



a four-wheeled, boxlike, closed carriage for two or four persons, having the driver’s perch outside.
Automotive.

(formerly) a limousine having an open driver’s compartment.
an early type of automobile resembling a coupé, often powered by an electric motor.

Historical Examples

Beacon Lights of History, Volume X John Lord
The Greville Memoirs (Second Part) Charles C. F. Greville
The Girls of St. Olave’s Mabel Mackintosh
The Greville Memoirs (Second Part) Charles C. F. Greville
A Country Gentleman and his Family Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
The Girls of St. Olave’s Mabel Mackintosh
British Quarterly Review, American Edition, Volume LIV Various
Jewel Clara Louise Burnham
Bygones Worth Remembering, Vol. 2 (of 2) George Jacob Holyoake
Jewel Clara Louise Burnham

noun
a four-wheeled horse-drawn closed carriage having a raised open driver’s seat in front
(obsolete) a large car with an open compartment at the front for the driver
(obsolete) an early electric car
n.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Broughta

    noun variants of braata

  • Brought-on

    made or bought outside the community, as a commercially manufactured product. (of a person) not belonging to the community; outside: They hired themselves a brought-on man from Michigan.



  • Brouhaha

    excited public interest, discussion, or the like, as the clamor attending some sensational event; hullabaloo: The brouhaha followed disclosures of graft at City Hall. an episode involving excitement, confusion, turmoil, etc., especially a broil over a minor or ridiculous cause: A brouhaha by the baseball players resulted in three black eyes. Contemporary Examples In Praise […]

  • Broun

    (Matthew) Heywood (Campbell) 1888–1939, U.S. journalist, essayist, and novelist. Contemporary Examples You Must Love Me! Gregory Ferenstein May 30, 2013 The Senate Candidate Who Wants to Give You an AR-15 Patricia Murphy February 4, 2014 The Senate Candidate Who Wants to Give You an AR-15 Patricia Murphy February 4, 2014 Georgia Is Ground Zero For […]



Disclaimer: Brougham definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.