noun, plural ca·lèches [French kalesh; English kuh-lesh-iz]. /French ˈkalɛʃ; English kəˈlɛʃ ɪz/.
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Example sentences from the Web for calèche
"I have not asked you why you journey in a caleche with three horses," said Frank, insolently.The Daltons, Volume I (of II)|Charles James Lever
Jean-Jacques came to bid his sister good-by, and to offer her his caleche for the drive to Bourges.The Two Brothers|Honore de Balzac
In the evening we drove upon the Corso in a caleche, the same sort of vehicle which we used while at Paris.First Impressions on a Tour upon the Continent|Marianne Baillie
During our whole stay the governor put his caleche at our disposal, and was imitated in this by many other persons.Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c.|Xavier Hommaire de Hell
He was being conveyed in a caleche with a raised hood, and was quite covered by an apron.War and Peace|Leo Tolstoy