Definition of brougham noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbruːəm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbruːəm//
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a type of carriage used in the past, which had a closed roof and four wheels and was pulled by one horse Word Origin mid 19th cent.: named after Lord Brougham (1778–1868), who designed the carriage.