horse-and-buggy

[ hawrs-uhn-buhg-ee ]
/ ˈhɔrs ənˈbʌg i /

adjective

of or relating to the last few generations preceding the invention of the automobile: vivid recollections of horse-and-buggy days.
old-fashioned; outmoded: horse-and-buggy methods.

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Origin of horse-and-buggy

An Americanism dating back to 1925–30
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