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carriage

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of carriage

  1. 1 a horse-drawn wheeled vehicle for carrying passengers <a museum with a large collection of beautiful, old carriages> Synonyms equipage, rig Related Words barouche, brougham, buckboard, buggy, cab, cabriolet, calash, calèche (or caleche), caroche, carryall, chaise, chariot, coach, coupé (or coupe), curricle, diligence, dogcart, droshky (also drosky), four-in-hand, gig, go-cart, hackney (or hackney coach), hansom (or hansom cab), jaunting car, landau, phaeton, post chaise, roadster, rockaway, stage, stagecoach, stanhope, surrey, tandem, tilbury, tonga, trap, troika, victoria; turnout

  2. 2 a general way of holding the body <her Ladyship's carriage is upright and regal> Synonyms attitude, posture, poise, stance, stationRelated Words attention; body language; pose, seat; bearing, behavior, conduct, demeanor, deportment; air, poise, presence; aspect, look, mien





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