1. Also, calèche.
a light vehicle pulled by one or two horses, seating two to four passengers, and having two or four wheels, a seat for a driver on a splashboard, and sometimes a folding top.
a folding top of a carriage.
a bonnet that folds back like the top of a calash, worn by women in the 18th century.
< French calèche
< German Kalesche
< Czech kolesa
carriage, literally, wheels; see wheel
is always a great word to know.
So is slumgullion. Does it mean: