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Definitions of carriage

  1.   a vehicle with four wheels drawn by two or more horses
  2.   The manner of carrying one's self; behavior; bearing; deportment; personal manners.
  3.   A wheeled vehicle for carrying persons; that which carries something, as in a machine; transportation; the cost of carrying.
  4.   A frame or cage in which something is carried or supported; as, a bell carriage.
  5.   That which is carried; burden; baggage.
  6.   That which carries of conveys,
  7.   characteristic way of bearing one's body; " stood with good posture"
  8.   A wheeled vehicle for persons, esp. one designed for elegance and comfort.
  9.   A part of a machine which moves and carries of supports some other moving object or part.
  10.   The act of carrying or conveying; the thing that carries; any vehicle with springs; a coach; behaviour or conduct; the charge or cost of conveyance of goods.
  11.   The price or expense of carrying.
  12.   A vehicle; the act of carrying; the price of carrying; burden; the manner of carrying one's self; behaviour; the framework which supports the steps of a wooden stair; that part of a printing- press on which the types are placed to be printed.
  13.   a railcar where passengers ride
  14.   The act of conveying or transporting; cost of transporting; behavior; manner of bearing oneself; as, an erect carriaac; a wheeled vehicle; a wheeled support, as of a cannon.
  15.   a wheeled vehicle drawn by horses
  16.   The act of carrying, transporting, or conveying.
  17.   Act or cost of carrying: a vehicle for carrying: behavior: ( B.) baggage.
  18.   The act or manner of conducting measures or projects; management.
  19.   a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
  20.   a machine part that carries something else
  21.   A wheeled vehicle carrying a fixed burden, as a gun carriage.
  22.   Act of carrying; a vehicle; behavior.
  23.   Deportment; bearing.
  24.   Something carried.

Quotes of carriage

  1. I stand on the sidewalk watching it because the responsibility is mine and I must, I take a very firm hold on the handles of the baby carriage and I wheel it into the traffic. – Grace Abbott
  2. I've travelled around the UK a lot recently and have discovered that I really like trains. If you're in the quiet carriage nobody can get hold of you and you can relax. – Honor Blackman
  3. Among the New Hollanders whom we were thus engaged with, there was one who by his appearance and carriage as well in the morning as this afternoon, seemed to be the chief of them, and a kind of prince or captain among them. – William Dampier
  4. Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality. – Emily Dickinson
  5. I felt like an extraordinary hero. I was only five or six and I had the whole of life in my hands. Even if I had been driving the carriage of the sun I could not have felt any better. – Dario Fo
  6. Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge's chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view. – Lillian Hellman
  7. Now when I enter a carriage it almost empties. But there's always one brave enough to stay. – Grace Jones
  8. I am accordingly ready; I have pressed as many Cabinet papers into trunks as to fill one carriage our private property must be sacrificed, as it is impossible to procure wagons for its transportation. – Dolley Madison
  9. In many walks of life, a conscience is a more expensive encumbrance than a wife or a carriage – Thomas de Quincey
  10. Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage the greatest braggarts are generally the merest cowards. – Jean Jacques Rousseau

Usage examples for carriage

  1. “ A poor girl ought to be glad enough to ride in a carriage once in a while! ” – Honor: A Play in Four Acts by Hermann Sudermann
  2. You will allow me to put you into your carriage – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  3. She looked from the window of the carriage and in a voice which shook a little, " No," she said, " I suppose not." ” – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  4. John, I want a carriage immediately. ” – Trumps by George William Curtis
  5. And would she get down and come into the house, or have it brought out for her to see in the carriage – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  6. It was agreed that she should go in a carriage with Pantchika and Madame Dargaignaratz; and they would meet over there; perhaps it would be possible to return all together. ” – Ramuntcho by Pierre Loti
  7. “ " This is my carriage she said. ” – The Red Cockade by Stanley J. Weyman
  8. Drove out with Henry in the new carriage – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  9. “ I'd be rather proud of having 'Black Mose' in my carriage – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland
  10. We were alone in the carriage – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  11. We suggested a carriage but there was none. ” – The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
  12. This man Thauret was in the same carriage with the woman Rose Mitchel. ” – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  13. But he had to go, for the carriage was waiting outside. ” – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  14. “ A carriage had been in waiting here for about an hour. ” – The Living Link by James De Mille
  15. Shall I ask for your carriage – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  16. Von Ritter ran to the side of the carriage – Captain Macklin by Richard Harding Davis
  17. “ " I know all about it," he said; " I've sent Jack home in my carriage – Jill's Red Bag by Amy Le Feuvre
  18. The carriage window was down. ” – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  19. “ Beatrice Daventry got into the carriage and stood for a moment at the door. ” – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  20. She shook hands with him, and got into the carriage after Mrs. Clinton. ” – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall