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surrey

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noun sur·rey \ˈsər-ē, ˈsə-rē\

Simple Definition of surrey

  • : a light, old-fashioned carriage that has two wide seats and four wheels and that is pulled by a horse

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of surrey

plural surreys

  1. :  a four-wheel two-seated horse-drawn pleasure carriage

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Origin of surrey

Surrey, England


First Known Use: circa 1891


Surrey

biographical name sur·rey

Definition of Surrey

  1. Earl of — see Henry howard




Surrey

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geographical name Sur·rey \ˈsər-ē, ˈsə-rē\

Definition of Surrey

  1. 1 county SE England S of London ∗ Kingston upon Thames area 662 square miles (1714 square kilometers), pop 998,000

  2. 2 city Canada in SW British Columbia SE of Vancouver pop 468,251




SURREY Defined for Kids

surrey

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noun sur·rey \ˈsər-ē\

Definition of surrey for Students

plural surreys

  1. :  a pleasure carriage that has two wide seats and four wheels and is drawn by horses




Surrey

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geographical name Sur·rey \ˈsər-ē, ˈsə-rē\

Definition of Surrey for Students

  1. city SW British Columbia, Canada




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