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  • noun Plural form of droshky.

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Examples

  • Although droshkies provided cheap transportation in the city, they were not the safest of vehicles.

    The Pawprints of History

  • Although droshkies provided cheap transportation in the city, they were not the safest of vehicles.

    The Pawprints of History

  • Although droshkies provided cheap transportation in the city, they were not the safest of vehicles.

    The Pawprints of History

  • Although droshkies provided cheap transportation in the city, they were not the safest of vehicles.

    The Pawprints of History

  • We thanked both our good friend and St. Macarius (who presides over the Fair) for this fortune, took possession, and then hired fresh droshkies to descend the hill.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 87, January, 1865

  • Two hours upon the breezy parapet, beside the old Tartar walls, were all too little; but the droshkies waited in the river-street a quarter of a mile below us, our return to Moscow was ordered for the afternoon, there were amethysts and Persian silks yet to be bought, and so we sighed farewell to an enjoyment rare in Russia, and descended the steep footpath.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 87, January, 1865

  • The _droshkies_ disappear one by one with the black mud of autumn; and by the time the gilt cupolas of the churches, and the red and green roofs of the houses, have been made whiter than their own walls, the city swarms with sledges.

    Russia As Seen and Described by Famous Writers

  • Cigány music, and cafés and paprika and two-horse droshkies.

    Half Portions

  • Contrariwise, were these fictitious characters embarked in palankeens or droshkies or jinrikishas, more or less intellectual exercise would be necessitated on the reader's part to form a notion of the conveyance.

    The Certain Hour

  • Contrariwise, were these fictitious characters embarked in palankeens or droshkies or jinrikishas, more or less intellectual exercise would be necessitated on the reader's part to form a notion of the conveyance.

    The Certain Hour

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