gharry

or ghar·ri

[gar-ee]
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noun, plural ghar·ries.

a horse-drawn cab or carriage used in India and Egypt.

Origin of gharry

First recorded in 1800–10, gharry is from the Hindi word gāṛī
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gharry

gharri

noun plural -ries

(in India) a horse-drawn vehicle available for hire

Word Origin for gharry

C19: from Hindi gārī
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