buggy whip


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Noun1.buggy whip - a horsewhip once used by a driver of a buggybuggy whip - a horsewhip once used by a driver of a buggy; "since buggies have been replaced by cars the buggy whip has become a symbol for anything that is hopelessly outmoded"
horsewhip - a whip for controlling horses
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2 article, he neglected an important part of the history of the former pub called the Buggy Whip.
Technology has altered the employment prospects of Americans since the automobile closed down buggy whip makers," said Waide.
Using primal metrics like ad spend to determine media reach and effectiveness can finally be laid to rest along with the buggy whip.
Like buggy whip makers, music stores, video rentals, and, soon, maybe even taxis, those businesses become extinct.
Securities attorney Jim Eccleston of Eccleston Law argues that "Firms catering to stock jocks are like buggy whip companies catering to horse and buggy drivers; nearly extinct.
Henry Ford's Model T put a lot of buggy whip makers out of business even though they were doing everything right.
Dale told him 'If you want to get into a business with the same growth potential as pipeline construction, I will buy you a buggy whip business.
Additionally she was employed selling Avon, worked as a waitress at many local restaurants including Aunt Mary's, Mooskian's, and The Buggy Whip.
That's why when "impartial" reports come out about how you're going the way of the buggy whip, I feel like I've already sat through this part of the movie--more than just once.
going to the Congregation for the Clergy, but word to the wise: In the Francis era, personnel rumors have the approximate value of buggy whip stock.
They set out to develop new rules for the buggy whip industry
After concluding our transaction, mom and pop and I went for a walk in the neighborhood and decided to stop in at the buggy whip shop to see what new styles of buggy whips the shop was now selling.