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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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– 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.