baby carriage

noun

Definition of baby carriage

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

Examples of baby carriage in a Sentence

  1. twins in a double baby carriage

First Known Use of baby carriage

1825

baby carriage Synonyms

Synonyms
baby buggy, buggy, perambulator [chiefly British], pram [chiefly British], pushchair [chiefly British], stroller
Related Words
bassinet, cradle, crib; carry-cot [British]

BABY CARRIAGE Defined for English Language Learners

baby carriage

noun

Definition of baby carriage for English Language Learners

  • : a vehicle in which a baby lies while someone pushes it from place to place



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