a four-wheeled carriage with a high front seat outside for the driver, facing seats inside for two couples, and a calash top over the back seat.
He naturally intimated as much to him, whereupon the owner of the barouche burst into a great peal of laughter.
The Man With The Broken Ear Edmond About
I applied myself to the sable Jehu of the barouche, but with no better success.
The Quadroon Mayne Reid
Sir John sends me word his barouche will be at the door in ten minutes, and I have to hurry on my travelling dress.
Tales And Novels, Volume 5 (of 10) Maria Edgeworth
Then Pense was assisted into the barouche, and drove homewards.
Robert Orange John Oliver Hobbes
As the meeting progressed, barouche’s eyes wandered slowly over the faces of his audience.
Carnac’s Folly, Complete Gilbert Parker
Always a barouche with four white horses was provided to carry him from point to point.
Lafayette Martha Foote Crow
Besides Judge Merlin’s brougham and Mr. Middleton’s barouche, there were several other carriages drawn up before the house.
Ishmael Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
I told you that I knew the Bow Street runner who was in the barouche.
Night and Morning, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
However, when the barouche pulled up in front of a house in Adelaide Crescent, Mr. Moore had his own proposal to make.
Prince Fortunatus William Black
I ‘ain’t got a idee on earth what to buy, from a broach to a barouche.
Moriah’s Mourning and Other Half-Hour Sketches Ruth McEnery Stuart
a four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage, popular in the 19th century, having a retractable hood over the rear half, seats inside for two couples facing each other, and a driver’s seat outside at the front
type of four-wheeled carriage, 1801, from dialectal German barutsche, from Italian baroccio “chariot,” originally “two-wheeled car,” from Latin birotus “two-wheeled,” from bi- “two” + rotus “wheel,” from rotare “go around” (see rotary). Frenchified in English, but the word is not French.
Giacomo [jah-kaw-maw] /ˈdʒɑ kɔ mɔ/ (Show IPA), Vignola, Giacomo da. noun See (Giacomo Barozzi da) Vignola
noun (pl) -persons a person who serves in a pub: used esp in advertisements
bark3 . Nautical. a sailing vessel having three or more masts, square-rigged on all but the aftermost mast, which is fore-and-aft-rigged. Literary. a boat or sailing vessel. Historical Examples The 15th there was some fault either in the barque or the set of some current, for we were driven six points out of our course. […]
barkentine. a sailing vessel having three or more masts, square-rigged on the foremast and fore-and-aft-rigged on the other masts. Historical Examples The only barquentine among the ships lay apart from the others, pointing towards the harbour entrance. Martin Hyde, The Duke’s Messenger John Masefield The barquentine’s boat was rapidly pulling towards this full-rigged ship, with […]
a small, boat-shaped pastry shell filled with a savory or sweet mixture and served as an hors d’oeuvre or dessert. Historical Examples You remember that nice-looking farmer that came in to speak to me that time and took me to lunch at barquette’s? Sheila of Big Wreck Cove James A. Cooper “There’s the barquette,” said […]