Associations to the word «Carriage»

Pictures for the word «Carriage»


CARRIAGE, noun. The act of conveying; carrying.
CARRIAGE, noun. Means of conveyance.
CARRIAGE, noun. A wheeled vehicle, generally drawn by horse power.
CARRIAGE, noun. (British) A rail car, esp. designed for the conveyance of passengers.
CARRIAGE, noun. (now rare) A manner of walking and moving in general; how one carries oneself, bearing, gait.
CARRIAGE, noun. (archaic) One's behaviour, or way of conducting oneself towards others.
CARRIAGE, noun. The part of a typewriter supporting the paper.
CARRIAGE, noun. (US) (New England) A shopping cart.
CARRIAGE, noun. (British) A stroller; a baby carriage.
CARRIAGE, noun. The charge made for conveying (especially in the phrases carriage forward, when the charge is to be paid by the receiver, and carriage paid).
CARRIAGE, noun. (archaic) That which is carried, baggage
CARRIAGE AND INSURANCE PAID TO, noun. (incoterm) Meaning the seller pays for the freight to the named destination and the insurance during the transportation.
CARRIAGE BOLT, noun. A type of bolt with a rounded head and a square shank which will not turn.
CARRIAGE CLOCK, noun. A small clock with a carrying handle, originally designed for travelling
CARRIAGE CLOCKS, noun. Plural of carriage clock
CARRIAGE CONTROL CHARACTER, noun. (computing) A character, added to the beginning of each line of text to be printed on a line printer, that controls the movement of paper through the printer before each new line is printed
CARRIAGE DOOR, noun. A door that is reminiscent of the looks and styles of the original carriage house doors.
CARRIAGE HOUSE, noun. A building in which a horse and carriage is stored, separate from the house.
CARRIAGE PAID TO, noun. (incoterm) Meaning the seller pays for the freight to the named destination, but the buyer pays for the insurance during the transportation.
CARRIAGE RETURN, noun. On a typewriter or computer printer, the action that returns it to the beginning of the line.
CARRIAGE RETURN, noun. (computing) The control character (0x0D in ASCII, abbreviated as CR) that originally signaled a device to perform a carriage return, but now merely indicates the end of a line of text.
CARRIAGE RETURN, noun. The key or lever that initiates the carriage return action (on a typewriter) or generates the carriage return character (on a computer)
CARRIAGE RETURNS, noun. Plural of carriage return
CARRIAGE TRADE, noun. Retail business with wealthy or upper-class customers, i.e. those who arrive in carriages
CARRIAGE TRADE, noun. Wealthy or upper-class people in general

Dictionary definition

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

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