(redirected from barouches)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to barouches: calash
  • noun

Words related to barouche

a horse-drawn carriage having four wheels

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
In the midst of all this gallant array came an open barouche, drawn by four white horses; and in the barouche, with his massive head uncovered, sat the illustrious statesman, Old Stony Phiz himself.
Now, it must be owned that, at his first glimpse of the countenance which was bowing and smiling from the barouche, Ernest did fancy that there was a resemblance between it and the old familiar face upon the mountainside.
It also offers horse-drawn carriage rides around its vineyards in summer and has even set up an antique carriage museum, where you can see excellently-preserved landaus, barouches and the like on non-market days.
Others included coaches, barouches, broughams, gigs, Victorias and landaus.
They continue the debate, for example, about the extent of" the heroines' liberation, while adding two hundred years of socioeconomic history; they contextualize, for a modern audience, such concepts as primogeniture; they replace unfamiliar barouches and curricles with more meaningful Jeeps and BMWs.
Rather better reasons to claim "perfection" than James Whyte, who, in 1840, wrote the unsurpassably snooty lines: "The number of spectators seldom exceeds five hundred, and they are mostly of the highest classes, the majority on horseback, with perhaps a few close carriages and barouches for invalids and ladies.