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carrousel

[kar-uh-sel, -zel; kar-uh-sel, -zel]
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noun
  1. carousel.
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Examples from the Web for carrousel

Historical Examples

  • He passed through the court-yard of the Tuileries into the Carrousel.

    Louis Philippe</p>

    John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

  • The front of the column is in the Carrousel, parleying with the Swiss Guards.

    The Countess of Charny

    Alexandre Dumas (pere)

  • I saw you, too, general; you were reading the inscription on the arch of the Carrousel.

    The Companions of Jehu

    Alexandre Dumas, pre

  • They began to converse with some sequence only after they had passed the door of the Carrousel.

    Two banks of the Seine

    Fernand Vandrem

  • As soon as she was out of the Carrousel she was unable to remain serious any longer.

    Two banks of the Seine

    Fernand Vandrem


British Dictionary definitions for carrousel

carrousel

noun
  1. a variant spelling of carousel
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for carrousel

n.

variant of carousel.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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