Definition of tarantass in English:
A four-wheeled horse-drawn Russian carriage without springs, mounted on a long flexible wooden chassis.
- All day the tarantass was driven rapidly by the iemschiks, who succeeded each other at every stage.
- His two sons were standing in the courtyard, near the stables, as the tarantass drove up.
- When we had left the village and were driving along in our tarantass the mystery was satisfactorily cleared up.
from Russian tarantas.