carryall

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noun car·ry·all \ˈka-rē-ˌȯl, ˈker-ē-\

Definition of carryall

  1. 1 [by folk etymology from French carriole, from Old Occitan carriola, ultimately from Latin carrus car] a :  a light covered carriage for four or more personsb :  a passenger automobile used as a small bus

  2. 2 [1carry + 3all] :  a capacious bag or carrying case

Examples of carryall in a Sentence

  1. took only a small carryall on the plane

First Known Use of carryall

1714


CARRYALL Defined for English Language Learners

carryall

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Definition of carryall for English Language Learners

  • : a large bag or carrying case



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