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English definition of “carriage”

carriage

noun  /ˈkær·ɪdʒ/ us  

carriage noun (VEHICLE)

[C] a vehicle with four wheels pulled by a horse or horses [C] A carriage is also a baby carriage.

carriage noun (POSITION)

[U] fml the way in which you hold your body when standing or moving around: She had great stage presence and perfect carriage.
(Definition of carriage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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