noun (plural fiacres /-krə, -krəz/)historical
A small four-wheeled carriage for public hire.
More example sentences
- The fiacre started off at a rapid pace.
- You will await in there with a fiacre and take me to the king.
late 17th century: from French, named after the Hôtel de St. Fiacre in Paris, where such vehicles were first hired out.
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