Carriage

Definition of Carriage

Car´riage
n.1.That which is carried; burden; baggage.
David left his carriage in the hand of the keeper of the carriage.
- 1. Sam. xvii. 22.
And after those days we took up our carriages and went up to Jerusalem.
- Acts. xxi. 15.
2.The act of carrying, transporting, or conveying.
Nine days employed in carriage.
- Chapman.
3.The price or expense of carrying.
4.That which carries of conveys,
5.The manner of carrying one's self; behavior; bearing; deportment; personal manners.
His gallant carriage all the rest did grace.
- Stirling.
6.The act or manner of conducting measures or projects; management.
The passage and whole carriage of this action.
- Shak.
Carriage horse
a horse kept for drawing a carriage.
Carriage porch
(Arch.) a canopy or roofed pavilion covering the driveway at the entrance to any building. It is intended as a shelter for those who alight from vehicles at the door; - sometimes erroneously called in the United States porte-cochère.

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