Carriage

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Carriage Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
  • a vehicle with four wheels drawn by two or more horses
  • a machine part that carries something else
  • a railcar where passengers ride
  • characteristic way of bearing one''s body; "stood with good posture"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a railcar where passengers ride ,
  • a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses ,
  • characteristic way of bearing one's body; "stood with good posture" ,
  • a machine part that carries something else ,
  • a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around

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Carriage Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A carriage is a type of vehicle that was used before cars were invented. It is a fancy type of cart or wagon, usually with four wheels and suspension. The carriages may be pulled by horses.



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'Carriage' example sentence in quotations


* Because I could not stop for Death -- He kindly stopped for me -- The carriage held but just ourselvesAnd immortality. - Emily Dickinson

* Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge's chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view. - Lillian Hellman


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Carriage Sample Sentences in News


  • Carriage House Drive to be closed for construction
    JACKSON, Tenn. -- Repairs to Carriage House Drive will force a week-long detour beginning Wednesday morning. About 50 feet of Carriage House Drive will be closed on the North Highland side while repairs to a nearly $400,000 project are made. Read more on this news related to 'Carriage'
  • Dish Network could drop Comcast SportsNet Chicago
    An impasse over carriage rights fees may result in a blackout of Comcast SportsNet Chicago for Dish Network subscribers beginning next month, potentially cutting off Chicago Bulls and Blackhawks games, along with other sports programming for thousands of Chicago-area viewers. Read more on this news related to 'Carriage'
  • Why Carriage Services (CSV) Could Be an Impressive Growth Stock
    Carriage Services is one such company that might be well-positioned for future earnings growth as this firm, which is in the services sector, saw EPS growth of 15.3% last year, and is looking great for ... Read more on this news related to 'Carriage'

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