horseless carriage

noun
|Updated on: 23 Jul 2018

Definition of horseless carriage

: automobile used especially of early models

Examples of horseless carriage in a Sentence

  1. with the coming of the horseless carriage, distances between places were greatly reduced and the national landscape was transformed

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First Known Use of horseless carriage

1895

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