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noun ca·lash \kə-ˈlash\

Definition of calash

  1. 1 a :  a light small-wheeled 4-passenger carriage with a folding top b :  calèche 1b

  2. 2 :  a large hood worn by women in the 18th century

Origin and Etymology of calash

French calèche, from German Kalesche, from Czech kolesa wheels, carriage; akin to Greek kyklos wheel — more at wheel

First Known Use: 1679

Rhymes with calash

abash, backlash, backslash, backsplash, bone ash, Chumash, cold cash, czardas, encash, eyelash, fly ash, gate-crash, goulash, green flash, heat rash, hot flash, Lagash, mishmash, mustache, panache, potash, rehash, slapdash, soutache, stramash, tongue-lash, unlash, Wabash, whiplash, white ash

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a block used as a base for a statue

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