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1. carriage

noun. ['ˈkærɪdʒ, ˈkɛrədʒ'] a railcar where passengers ride.

Synonyms

  • smoking compartment
  • sleeper
  • passenger car
  • passenger train
  • dining car
  • nonsmoker
  • coach
  • chair car
  • palace car
  • drawing-room car
  • railcar
  • wagon-lit
  • diner
  • parlor car
  • car
  • parlour car
  • smoker
  • smoking carriage
  • nonsmoking car
  • railway car
  • Pullman car
  • Pullman
  • buffet car
  • sleeping car
  • dining compartment
  • railroad car

Antonyms

  • nonbearing
  • unrelatedness
  • unerect
  • erect

Etymology

  • cariage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. carriage

noun. ['ˈkærɪdʒ, ˈkɛrədʒ'] a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses.

Synonyms

  • chariot
  • buckboard
  • clarence
  • hansom
  • caroche
  • cab
  • brougham
  • coach
  • roadster
  • chaise
  • shay
  • coach-and-four
  • drosky
  • hackney coach
  • landau
  • buggy
  • stanhope
  • rumble
  • hackney carriage
  • cabriolet
  • gig
  • hackney
  • horse-drawn vehicle
  • axletree
  • surrey
  • trap
  • four-in-hand
  • barouche
  • droshky
  • post chaise
  • hansom cab
  • gharry
  • rig
  • troika

Antonyms

  • loser
  • smoker
  • nonsmoker
  • urbanity

Etymology

  • cariage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. carriage

noun. ['ˈkærɪdʒ, ˈkɛrədʒ'] a machine part that carries something else.

Synonyms

  • typewriter carriage
  • typewriter
  • lathe

Antonyms

  • skillfulness
  • advantage
  • fatness
  • leanness

Etymology

  • cariage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. carriage

noun. ['ˈkærɪdʒ, ˈkɛrədʒ'] a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around.

Synonyms

  • go-cart
  • stroller
  • bassinet
  • baby buggy
  • pusher
  • pram
  • wheeled vehicle
  • perambulator
  • pushchair

Antonyms

  • sane
  • clean
  • free
  • let go of

Etymology

  • cariage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. carriage

noun. ['ˈkærɪdʒ, ˈkɛrədʒ'] characteristic way of bearing one's body.

Synonyms

  • bodily property
  • slouch
  • bearing
  • posture
  • manner of walking
  • clumsiness
  • gracefulness
  • walk

Antonyms

  • awkwardness
  • incapability
  • incapableness
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • cariage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word horseless-carriage


1. Noun Phrase
The first recorded horn evidence dates back to the 1800s, when a German clockmaker installed one in an elaborate horseless carriage he'd invented.

2. Noun Phrase
Henry Ford would have been chagrined within a very short time if he had chosen a slogan like, “The only American horseless carriage.”

3. Noun Phrase
When the horseless carriage appeared, they began to make accelerator pedals while their contemporaries -- who may or may not have been master craftsmen -- looked for other work.

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