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noun as in wagon


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It has been told, by every writer, that she could look over at her girlhood home, as her tumbril crossed Pont au Change.

The last tumbril would doubtless arrive in good time without their assistance!

But he sent her to the scaffold; and on November 9, 1793, the tumbril came to convey her to the guillotine.

The tumbril that bore him to execution was stopped on its way by the furious rabble, and he was torn in pieces by them.

That, 158 he answered, reminded him of another procession, a different cart; but it was more French than Castilian—the tumbril.

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On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tumbril, such as: car, caravan, carriage, cart, chariot, and lorry.

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