baby carriage

baby carriage
noun Date: 1866 a small four-wheeled carriage often with a folding top for pushing a baby around in — called also baby buggy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • baby carriage — baby carriages N COUNT A baby carriage is a small vehicle in which a baby can lie as it is pushed along. [AM] (in BRIT, use pram) …   English dictionary

  • baby carriage — ☆ baby carriage n. a small, wheeled vehicle, pushed by hand, for carrying a baby about, often with a partial hood that can fold back; perambulator: also baby buggy …   English World dictionary

  • baby carriage — baby .carriage n AmE a thing like a small bed with four wheels, used for taking a baby from one place to another British Equivalent: pram →↑pushchair …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • baby carriage — baby ,carriage noun count AMERICAN a type of bed for a baby to sit or lie in, that has four wheels and a handle to push it with …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • baby carriage — noun a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around • Syn: ↑baby buggy, ↑carriage, ↑perambulator, ↑pram, ↑stroller, ↑go cart, ↑pushchair, ↑pusher …   Useful english dictionary

  • baby carriage — noun (AmE) ⇨ See also ↑pram VERB + BABY CARRIAGE ▪ push ▪ He saw a woman pushing a baby carriage. PREPOSITION ▪ in a/the baby carriage ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • baby carriage — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms baby carriage : singular baby carriage plural baby carriages American a pram …   English dictionary

  • baby carriage — n. (AE) to push, wheel a baby carriage (BE has pram) * * * [ beɪbɪˌkærɪdʒ] wheel a baby carriage (BE has pram) (AE) to push …   Combinatory dictionary

  • baby carriage — a conveyance similar to an infant s crib set on four wheels and meant to be pushed. Also called baby buggy, carriage. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • baby carriage — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. carriage, (baby) buggy, stroller, walker, perambulator, pram …   English dictionary for students

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