or ghar·ri


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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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noun plural -ries

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

Word Origin for gharry

C19: from Hindi gārī
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