a hackney coachman.
a hackney coach.
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How to use jarvey in a sentence
It should be added, in justice to the worthy citizen, that a half crown immediately rewarded the witty jarvey for his ready joke.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
Outside the Dublin Distillers Company's stores an outside car without fare or jarvey stood, the reins knotted to the wheel.Ulysses | James Joyce
He signed to the waiting jarvey who chucked at the reins and set on towards Lord Edward street.Ulysses | James Joyce
The next time I saw the boots, they were on the foot-board of a hackney-coach; yea, on the very feet of the jarvey.George Cruikshank's Omnibus | George Cruikshank
Seeing there was nothing for it but to make a clean breast, Captain jarvey Jessop wasted no further time in useless lamentation.The Opal Serpent | Fergus Hume
British Dictionary definitions for jarvey
British informal, obsolete a hackney coachman
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