- baby carriage.
- an odometer pushed by a person walking.
- a person who makes a tour of inspection on foot.
Origin of perambulator
Related Words for perambulatorhiker, cradle, crib, perambulator, pram, buggy, pedestrian, stroller, wayfarer, bus, vehicle, train, car, stage, victoria, charabanc, chaise, carriage, pushchair, ambulator
Examples from the Web for perambulator
Historical Examples of perambulator
I ain't a baby, nor a perambulator neither, to be pushed about by you.Archie's Mistake
G. E. Wyatt
Poor Dahlia, she'll be frightened when she sees the perambulator gone.Once a Week
Alan Alexander Milne
Mr. Trew gazed for a few moments at a baby in a perambulator.Love at Paddington
W. Pett Ridge
Fort stood at the end of the perambulator, and looked at that other fellow's baby.Saint's Progress
With his foot he drew the perambulator a little nearer to him.Old Valentines
Munson Aldrich Havens
- a formal word for pram 1
- a wheel-like instrument used by surveyors to measure distances