Synonyms of 'carriage'
1 vehicleDictionary, coach, trapHe followed in an open carriage drawn by six grey horses.
2 coachDictionary, car (US, Canadian)Our railway carriage was full of drunken football fans.
3 transportationDictionary, transport, deliveryIt costs £10.86 for one litre, including carriage.
4 bearingDictionary, posture, gaitHer legs were long and fine, her hips slender, her carriage graceful.
related phobia amakaphobia
Carriages and carts
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If you say that someone or something has a particular air, you mean that they give this general impression.
The meal gave the occasion an almost festive air.
A cab is a taxi.
We'd better take a cab to the station.
car (US, Canadian)
A car is one of the separate sections of a train.
Tour buses have replaced railway cars.
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Thesaurus for carriage from the Collins English Thesaurus
A carriage is an old-fashioned vehicle, usually for a small number of passengers, which is pulled by horses .