caroche

noun
ca·​roche | \ kə-ˈrōch How to pronounce caroche (audio) , -ˈrōsh How to pronounce caroche (audio) \

Definition of caroche

: a luxurious horse-drawn carriage

First Known Use of caroche

1591, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caroche

Middle French carroche, from Old Italian carroccio, augmentative of carro car, from Latin carrus

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“Caroche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/caroche. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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