stroller

noun
stroll·​er | \ ˈstrō-lər How to pronounce stroller (audio) \

Definition of stroller

1a : an itinerant actor
b : vagrant, tramp
2 : one that strolls
3 : a collapsible carriage designed as a chair in which a small child may be pushed

Examples of stroller in a Sentence

I met a few strollers on the beach. back in olden days when strollers and vagabonds wandered the Scottish countryside
Recent Examples on the Web The Valley is full of parks — from sprawling regional ones with swimming pools and skate parks to little neighborhood gems perfect for walking your dog or pushing a stroller. AZCentral.com, 24 May 2022 His video shows people, including a woman pushing a stroller, frantically fleeing the market. Christian Martinez, Los Angeles Times, 14 May 2022 As Ricky explained the game, his sister pushed his cat, Cutie Patootie Rodriguez (CPR), in a stroller. Vincent T. Davis, San Antonio Express-News, 9 May 2022 Along Pacific Highway, a couple joined the march pushing a baby in a stroller, while dozens of drivers throughout the night honked their support. Alex Riggins, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 May 2022 Although many of the protesters chanting slogans were women in their 20s and 30s, the racially diverse crowd had senior citizens and one infant in a stroller. Bill Laitner, Detroit Free Press, 4 May 2022 About 10 seconds in, the camera pans to show a baby in a stroller. Lorraine Taylor, Fox News, 3 May 2022 Mike Tindall, a former rugby player, was spotted pushing a stroller and sitting on the grass, cuddling with son Lucas. Stephanie Petit, PEOPLE.com, 15 Apr. 2022 Sibley and his wife, screenwriter Marilyn Fu, had moved down from Los Angeles, and while Fu was writing, Sibley was pushing a double stroller through the neighborhood muttering speeches to himself. San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of stroller

1608, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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26 May 2022

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“Stroller.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stroller. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for stroller

stroller

noun
stroll·​er | \ ˈstrō-lər How to pronounce stroller (audio) \

Kids Definition of stroller

: a small carriage in which a baby can sit and be pushed around

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