horseless carriage

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horseless carriage

[hawrs-lis]
noun
an automobile: The horse and buggy were eventually replaced by the horseless carriage.

Origin:
1890–95

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Example sentences
While cars of the future get a lot of ink, engineers keep improving the
  original horse for the horseless carriage.
Animal names for cars are nearly as old as the horseless carriage itself, but
  today there are surprisingly few.
The legend is that the first car race happened the first time one horseless
  carriage met another on the road.
There were, for example, a lot of complaints about the horseless carriage.
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