four-in-hand


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Synonyms for four-in-hand

a long necktie that is tied in a slipknot with one end hanging in front of the other

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a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver

References in classic literature ?
He got two in addition to the two we changed, so that now we have a rude four-in-hand.
Passing itself was a task of difficulty, and frequently of danger, in that narrow road; but Richard had to meet the additional risk of turning his four-in-hand.
I've heard of your four-in-hand, and your yacht, and your racers, and that beautiful house in Park Lane.
He was shaven, and his coat was decent and his neat black, ready-tied four-in-hand had been presented to him by a lady missionary on Thanksgiving Day.
In the latter character she always rode as a boy would, which was nothing to her, for she could govern any horse that any man could ride, and could drive four-in-hand with the best whip in those parts.