surrey

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noun sur·rey \ˈsər-ē, ˈsə-rē\

Definition of surrey

plural

surreys

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

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Origin and Etymology of surrey

Surrey, England


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 of southeastern England south of London; capital Kingston upon Thames area 662 square miles (1714 square kilometers), population 1,132,000

  2. 2 city southeast of Vancouver in southern British Columbia, Canada population 468,251


SURREY Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of surrey for English Language Learners

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


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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