"leathern conveniency" Definition

  1. a carriage. A Quaker being reprimanded by the Society of Friends for keeping a carriage, “contrary to the ancient testimonies,” said, “it is not a carriage I keep, but merely a LEATHERN-CONVENIENCY.” _See_ under SIMON PURE, in the Introduction.

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Position in the dictionary: 1975 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: leaving shop, led captain, leer, leg, leg bail, leg it, leg of mutton fist, leg-and-leg, leg-of-mutton, length
Previous words in the dictionary: leather, leary bloke, leary, lead, lay down the knife and fork, lay, law, lavender, latchpan, lashins

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