Definition of 'carriage'
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This pageant is staged with horses and carriages and dozens of actors. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His dad and a worker ran in and found him trapped under one of the carriages. The Sun (2015)Then there are the quiet carriages on trains. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We accompanied her back to the railway carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The door swung open as the carriage stopped. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)They got around in a horse and carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Only the passengers in the train carriages did not know what had happened. STUART: A Life Backwards (2005)Dad converted two railway carriages into a house. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They go together like a horse and carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Definitely one for the carriage trade. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then we pass a family on a horse-drawn carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Behold my lady's carriage stop the way. Daniel Deronda (1876)With carriage to one shoulder, the other is inserted into a space between passengers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I unpacked myself from the carriage and headed off into the noise. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A policeman poked his head into the carriage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He raced generously behind a strong gallop and quickened with gusto - albeit betraying a high head carriage in the process. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The senior royals returned to Windsor in horse-drawn carriages. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'carriage'
British English: carriage /ˈkærɪdʒ/ NOUN
A carriage is one of the separate sections of a train that carries passengers.
There were four carriages in the train.
- American English: car train
- Arabic: عَرَبَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: vagão
- Chinese: 车厢
- Croatian: kola
- Czech: vůz osobního vlaku
- Danish: hestevogn
- Dutch: rijtuig
- European Spanish: vagón
- Finnish: junanvaunu
- French: wagon
- German: Waggon
- Greek: βαγόνι
- Italian: carrozza
- Japanese: 客車
- Korean: 객차
- Norwegian: vogn
- Polish: wagon
- European Portuguese: vagão
- Romanian: vagon
- Russian: вагон
- Spanish: carruaje
- Swedish: vagn
- Thai: ตู้โดยสารรถไฟ
- Turkish: vagon
- Ukrainian: вагон
- Vietnamese: toa hành khách
Definition of carriage from the Collins English Dictionary
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