carriage-company love

carriage-company

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. People who keep their carriages; persons wealthy enough to pay visits, etc., in their own carriages.

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Examples

  • Hence it quite naturally happened that in the side alley where the carriage-company walk in fine dry weather, he was on the spot one day when Esther met Madame du Val – Noble.

    Scenes from a Courtesan's Life

  • She was taken about to parties also, and to the opera -- and very often there were parties at the old lady's house -- carriage-company, and gentleman in furred coats, who came in hansom cabs.

    Rest Harrow A Comedy of Resolution

  • Hence it quite naturally happened that in the side alley where the carriage-company walk in fine dry weather, he was on the spot one day when Esther met Madame du Val-Noble.

    Scenes from a Courtesan's Life

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