cariole

or car·ri·ole

[kar-ee-ohl]
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noun

a small, open, two-wheeled vehicle.
a covered cart.
a light, open sleigh pulled by horses or dogs, especially one used in French Canada.

Nearby words

  1. carioca,
  2. cariocan,
  3. cariogenesis,
  4. cariogenic,
  5. cariogenicity,
  6. cariology,
  7. cariosity,
  8. carious,
  9. carisbrooke castle,
  10. carisoprodol

Origin of cariole

1760–70; < French carriole < Old Provençal carriola, equivalent to carri carriage (< Late Latin carrium, for Latin carrus; see car1) + -ola -ole1

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British Dictionary definitions for cariole

cariole

carriole

noun

a small open two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle
a covered cart

Word Origin for cariole

C19: from French carriole, ultimately from Latin carrus; see car

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