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horse-and-buggy

[hawrs-uh n-buhg-ee]
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  1. of or relating to the last few generations preceding the invention of the automobile: vivid recollections of horse-and-buggy days.
  2. old-fashioned; outmoded: horse-and-buggy methods.

Origin of horse-and-buggy

An Americanism dating back to 1925–30
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