Definitions

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  • n. A kind of low-set horse-drawn open vehicle, used in Ireland, in which the passengers ride sidewise, sitting back to back.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. a kind of low-set open vehicle, used in Ireland, in which the passengers ride sidewise, sitting back to back.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A light two-wheeled vehicle, very popular in Ireland, having two seats extended back to back over the low wheels for the accommodation of passengers, a compartment between the seats, called the well, for the receipt of luggage, and a perch in front for the driver.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an open two-wheeled one-horse cart formerly widely used in Ireland

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Examples

  • – I was coming home that same time from Biddy M'Guggin's marriage, and a great crowd of people too upon the road coming from the fair of Crookaghnawatur, and I sees a jaunting car standing in the middle of the road, and with the two wheels off and all tattered.

    Castle Rackrent: An Hibernian Tale

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