from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small two-wheeled carriage.


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  • Cinq-Mars, dismounting, assisted him into a kind of small and very low carriage, called a brouette, and the horses of which, very docile and quiet ones, the King himself drove.

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  • Tugging on that trademark wool cap, "Bonjour, Madame," he released his grip from a beat-up brouette.

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  • Me (right) with Penelope Le Masson from the Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore in Paris. brouette (broo-et) noun, feminine

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  • A goat man brought us firewood on this brouette, which was parked at the base of the stairs of our stone house.

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  • Ce qui nous donne au final un Calintz au niveau 60 et des brouette (63-64 un truc comme ça) avec l'attaque a 369, la defense a 103, la magie a 35 (s'en fout c pas un magicien), la résistence a 51 (pas grave la magie c a distance et Calintz fait du corps a corps) et un charisme a 103!!

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  • See! Monsieur le Grand dismounts and gets into the brouette by his side.

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  • Appearing little intent upon the stag, they rode step for step with the King's brouette, and never lost sight of him.

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  • His great delight was to go 'en brouette' -- [In a kind of sedan-chair, running on two wheels, and drawn by a chairman.] -- Care was always taken to give notice to five or six officers of the King's or Queen's chamber to be there, in order that his Majesty might be surrounded by people on whom he could depend, without finding it troublesome.

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