surrey

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An adaptation of the Surrey cart, originally made in the county of Surrey.

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Noun[edit]

surrey (plural surreys)

  1. (historical) A light American horse-drawn carriage seating two or four people.
    • 1941, August Derleth, ‘Beyond the Threshold’:
      It suffered a wide verandah, one side of which led directly into the stables where, in former days, horses, surreys, and buggies had been kept, and where now two cars were housed [...].