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[attributive] (of a vehicle) not drawn by a horse or horses.‘a horseless cabriolet’
- ‘‘The horseless vehicle is the coming wonder,’ he told the New York World.’
- ‘And, as I have already noted, John Deere seemed quite content to stay with steel plows and leave the tractors to the Ford Motor Company or anyone else willing to gamble on a horseless farm economy.’
- ‘Things only got stranger when I looked out the window while I was locking the door and saw the strange man climb onto the driver's seat of the horseless buggy and drive off.’
- ‘Mind you, Detroit has been lying to Americans since the first horseless buggy.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.