a four-wheeled carriage with a collapsible hood, two double seats facing each other, and a box seat in front for the driver
Origin of baroucheGerman barutsche ; from Italian baroccio altered ; from biroccio ; from Medieval Latin an unverified form birotium, two-wheeled cart ; from Late Latin birotus, two-wheeled ; from Classical Latin bi-, bi- + rota, wheel: see roll
A four-wheeled carriage with a collapsible top, two double seats inside opposite each other, and a box seat outside in front for the driver.
Origin of baroucheGerman Barutsche, from Italian biroccio, from Vulgar Latin *birotium, from Late Latin birotus, two-wheeled : Latin bi-, bi-; see dwo- in Indo-European roots + Latin rota, wheel; see ret- in Indo-European roots.
- (vehicles) Four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage with collapsible half-hood, two double seats facing each other, and an outside seat for the driver.