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jaunting car

Syllabification: jaunt·ing car

Definition of jaunting car in English:

noun

historical
A light two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle formerly used in Ireland.
Example sentences
  • Too timid to try mountain-biking of a horse ride, I choose to walk through arched boughs as traditional jaunting cars - a first cousin to our jutkas - drawn by shaggy ponies, trot by.
  • The tourist season is nearly upon us yet again and one local man, Arthur McGuigan, is already in full swing ferrying tourists around the Village in his charming jaunting car.
  • A trip by jaunting car is an ideal way to experience some of the 25,000 acre Killarney National Park.

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Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
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