surrey

noun sur·rey \ ˈsər-ē , ˈsə-rē \

Definition of surrey

plural surreys
:a four-wheel two-seated horse-drawn pleasure carriage

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Origin and Etymology of surrey

Surrey, England


Surrey

biographical name

Definition of Surrey

Earl of — see Henry howard

Surrey

geographical name Sur·rey \ ˈsər-ē , ˈsə-rē \

Definition of Surrey

1 county of southeastern England south of London; capital Kingston upon Thames area 662 square miles (1714 square kilometers), population 1,132,000
2 city southeast of Vancouver in southern British Columbia, Canada population 468,251

SURREY Defined for English Language Learners

surrey

noun

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

noun sur·rey \ ˈsər-ē \

Definition of surrey for Students

plural surreys
:a pleasure carriage that has two wide seats and four wheels and is drawn by horses

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