brougham

noun \ ˈbrü(-ə)m , ˈbrō(-ə)m \

Definition of brougham

: a light closed horse-drawn carriage with the driver outside in front

Origin and Etymology of brougham

Henry Peter Brougham, Baron Brougham and Vaux †1868 Scottish jurist

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