baby carriage


Definition of baby carriage

: a small four-wheeled carriage often with a folding top for pushing a baby around in

called also baby buggy

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Examples of baby carriage in a Sentence

twins in a double baby carriage
Recent Examples on the Web And after her final visit to the center on Thursday, Liza Dmytriyeva, a 4-year-old with Down syndrome, did what young children like to do — proudly push her own baby carriage through the park on a walk with her mother. New York Times, 15 July 2022 The fastest time for 10 kilometers pushing a pram (or baby carriage) for a female is 40 minutes, 4 seconds, achieved by Heather Hann, according to Guinness. Asha C. Gilbert, USA TODAY, 7 May 2022 The poet Natalya Gorbanevskaya reached into a baby carriage and pulled out a Czech flag. David Remnick, The New Yorker, 23 Jan. 2022 After unsuccessfully trying to stash the Child in an unknown woman’s baby carriage, the Tramp considers (but decides against) dropping the swaddled tot down a sewer drain. Peter Tonguette, WSJ, 17 Dec. 2021 Not a soul roller-skated, walked a dog or pushed a baby carriage along the popular beachfront stretch all three days. Heather Knight, San Francisco Chronicle, 16 Oct. 2021 And now, Kelly Rowland's Lifetime holiday movie franchise is preparing to have a baby in the baby carriage, with Merry Liddle Christmas Baby! Breanne L. Heldman,, 13 Sep. 2021 In 2018, a serial killer in Mexico City was caught only after he was found pushing a dismembered body down the street in a baby carriage. Mark Stevenson, Star Tribune, 26 May 2021 February 25, 2009 - Files a lawsuit with Anthony against Silver Cross (UK) Ltd., baby carriage makers, for their unauthorized use of the couple’s images. Cnn Editorial Research, CNN, 25 Apr. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of baby carriage

1825, in the meaning defined above

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29 Jul 2022

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“Baby carriage.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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