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brougham

1. a four-wheeled horse-drawn closed carriage having a raised open driver's seat in front
2. Obsolete a large car with an open compartment at the front for the driver
3. Obsolete an early electric car
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I stopped the carriage, got out, and, after a few minutes' conversation, persuaded two of the public women to get into the brougham with me.
Then, amid a mixture of groans and cheers, Professor Challenger's electric brougham slid from the curb, and I found myself walking under the silvery lights of Regent Street, full of thoughts of Gladys and of wonder as to my future.
The only reminder of mortality was a doctor's brougham arrested in august solitude close to the curbstone.
You can get in with me, if you like," Sir Edward continued, motioning toward the interior of his brougham.
If I was a very good boy and took pains, and carefully mixed in the best society, I might hope in the course of years to succeed to my father's brougham, fashionably-situated house, and clumsy and expensive footman.
I have, as you discovered last night, a window at the back of my brougham, and if you desire a twenty-mile ride which will lead you to the spot from which you started, you have only to follow me.
The brougham glided up into the Strand, and turned westwards.
If you would only come back with me in my brougham, you would at least be able to soothe him, though I can hardly hope that you will be able to explain this remarkable occurrence.
The light brougham was to be fresh done up, and as Colonel Blantyre was obliged to return to his regiment it was arranged that Smith should drive him to the town in it, and ride back; for this purpose he took the saddle with him, and I was chosen for the journey.
I am so sorry, Basil, but there is only room for two in the brougham.