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.
Words that rhyme with tarantassalas, Alsace, amass, Bass, chasse, crass, crevasse, en masse, gas, Hamas, lass, mass, morass, sass, tass, wrasse
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan