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Cart - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Cart' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Cart [ n.]
- A common name for various kinds of vehicles, as a Scythian dwelling on wheels, or a chariot.
- A two-wheeled vehicle for the ordinary purposes of husbandry, or for transporting bulky and heavy articles.
- A light business wagon used by bakers, grocerymen, butchers, etc.
- An open two-wheeled pleasure carriage.
2 . Cart [ v. i.]
- To carry burdens in a cart; to follow the business of a carter.
3 . Cart [ v. t.]
- To carry or convey in a cart.
- To expose in a cart by way of punishment.

Meaning of 'Cart' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . cart [ n]
Meaning (1):
- wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels
Example in sentence:
  • he used a handcart to carry the rocks away;
  • their pushcart was piled high with groceries
2 . cart [ v]
Meaning (2):
- draw slowly or heavily
Example in sentence:
  • haul nets;
  • haul stones