post chaisepost chaise
a closed, four-wheeled coach or carriage drawn by fast horses, which were changed at each post, used in the 18th and 19th cent. to carry mail and passengers
A closed, four-wheeled, horse-drawn carriage, formerly used to transport mail and passengers.
(plural post chaises)
- A horse-drawn carriage, closed and with four wheels, historically used to transport mail and passengers.
- chaise longue
- Alternative form of post chaise.