- a closed, four-wheeled carriage with the driver's seat outside
- any of certain early types of automobile; esp.,
- an electrically powered automobile similar to a coupe
- a limousine with the driver's seat unenclosed
Origin of broughamafter Lord Brougham (1778-1868), British political leader
- A closed four-wheeled carriage with an open driver's seat in front.
- An automobile with an open driver's seat.
- An electrically powered automobile resembling a coupé.
Origin of broughamAfter Henry Peter Brougham , First Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778-1868), Scottish-born jurist
- A four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage, designed in 1839. It had an open seat for the driver in front of the closed cabin for two or four passengers.
- An automobile, a sedan without a roof over the driver's seat.
Named from Henry Peter, Lord Brougham (1778–1868), who either invented or popularized the vehicle.