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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A light open horse-drawn carriage with two or four wheels and one seat.

Usage examples (35)
  • The stanhope is all to atoms, and the farmer claims compensation for the gate.
  • But let us get on to the next inn, and send people after the stanhope and the mare.
  • He hurried me into the stanhope, gave the rein to his active grey mare, and making a detour towards Kingston, we soon left the crowd behind us.
  • We had engaged a very nice mare and stanhope, which we knew we could depend upon, when, the day before the race, the chestnut was declared lame, and not a presentable... for more
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