from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small, light, one-horse carriage usually having four wheels in the United States and two wheels in Great Britain.
  • n. A baby carriage.
  • n. A passenger or recreational vehicle, usually with oversized tires, designed for off-road use.
  • n. Informal An automobile.
  • n. Chiefly Southern U.S. A shopping cart, especially for groceries.
  • adj. Infested with bugs.
  • adj. Slang Crazy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small horse-drawn cart
  • n. A small motor vehicle, such as a dune buggy
  • n. A pushchair; a stroller
  • n. A shopping cart or trolley
  • adj. Infested with insects
  • adj. Containing programming errors
  • adj. Resembling an insect

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Infested or abounding with bugs.
  • n. A light one horse two-wheeled vehicle.
  • n. A light, four-wheeled vehicle, usually with one seat, and with or without a calash top.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Infested with bugs.
  • n. A name given to several species of carriages or gigs.
  • n. In coal-mining, a small wagon used for transporting coal from the working-face to the gangway.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
  • adj. infested with bugs
  • n. a small lightweight carriage; drawn by a single horse


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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