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horse and buggy

 and horse and carriage; buggy whip
Fig. a carriage pulled by a horse, as opposed to a modern automobile; the horse was urged on with a whip. (A symbol of old-fashionedness or out-of-dateness. Particularly with go out with, as in the examples.) That kind of clothing went out with the horse and buggy. I thought suspenders went out with the horse and carriage, but I see them everywhere now.
See also: and, buggy, horse
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Now take up that basket, and goo on to Marlott, and when you've come to The Pure Drop Inn, tell 'em to send a horse and carriage to me immed'ately, to carry me hwome.
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SANTA will be swapping his sleigh for a horse and carriage when he visits a Warwickshire garden centre.
A MIDLAND bride who was taken to hospital after being flung from a horse and carriage on the way to her marriage ceremony finally had her dream wedding.
The location was ideal for passengers arriving at the Central Station who wanted to transfer to a horse and carriage.
There was a period of about 20 years in the early 1900s that the horse and carriage was still the most dependable mode of transportation and the auto carriage was the new kid on the block," said Hunter Chaney, director of marketing for the Collings Foundation.
On both afternoons from 2pm, members of the public can have a go at driving a horse and carriage.
The trial of a traveller accused with being drunk in charge of a horse and carriage was thrown out yesterday after magistrates ruled there was no case to answer.
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Menisha Gela, sustainable development officer for the authority, said: "The horse and carriage is a traditional method of transport that reduces the number of journeys made by car, limiting the negative impact on the environment and therefore helping to keep Northumberland National Park a special place.
FC Wales director Simon Hewitt said it highlighted how the department was leading the way in using expertise and knowledge to develop the forests for both horse and carriage users throughout Wales in a way that does not conflict with other forms of access.
When asked why the horse and carriage had gone through the traffic lights he said the horse was colour blind.