baby carriage


noun

a conveyance similar to an infant's crib set on four wheels and meant to be pushed.

Nearby words

  1. baby broccoli,
  2. baby broker,
  3. baby buggy,
  4. baby bump,
  5. baby bust,
  6. baby coach,
  7. baby daddy,
  8. baby doll,
  9. baby face,
  10. baby farm

Origin of baby carriage

First recorded in 1865–70

Also called baby buggy, carriage.

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British Dictionary definitions for baby buggy

Baby Buggy

noun

trademark British a kind of child's light pushchair
US and Canadian informal a small pram

baby carriage

noun

Also: baby buggy US and Canadian a cot-like four-wheeled carriage for a babyBritish term: pram
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