horse-and-buggy horse-and-buggy

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to the time before automobiles (and other inventions) changed the way people lived in industrialized nations

Usage(s):

  1. Her grandmother was a horse-and-buggy Mennonite who was shunned by her community for marrying a covenant preacher.
  2. Walter's early memories were of brownstone comforts, horse-and-buggy rides through Central Park, frequent trips to Europe.

News

  1. Adult, four kids hurt in buggy crash

    LANCASTER (AP) – An adult and four young children are hurt when their horse-and-buggy collided with a sport-utility vehicle in central Pennsylvania.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Observer-Reporter

  2. Police: 4 young children hurt in Pa. buggy crash

    LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) - An adult and four young children are hurt after their horse-and-buggy collided with a sport-utility vehicle in central Pennsylvania.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  3. 4 Children Hurt In Buggy-SUV Crash In Pennsylvania

    An adult and four young children were hurt after their horse-and-buggy collided with a sport-utility vehicle in central Pennsylvania.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: CBS Philadelphia

Quotes

  • "It's easy to have a rocket docket when you have horse-and-buggy cases," Mukasey said.
    on Sep 16, 2007 By: Michael Mukasey Source: FOXNews

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