Pronunciation: (char'ē-ut), [key]
1. a light, two-wheeled vehicle for one person, usually drawn by two horses and driven from a standing position, used in ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, etc., in warfare, racing, hunting, etc.
2. a light, four-wheeled pleasure carriage.
3. any stately carriage.
4. Facetious.an automobile.
to convey in a chariot.
to ride in or drive a chariot.
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