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char·i·ot

 (chăr′ē-ət)
n.
1. An ancient horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle used in war, races, and processions.
2. A light four-wheeled carriage used for occasions of ceremony or for pleasure.
tr. & intr.v. chari·ot·ed, chari·ot·ing, chari·ots
To convey or ride in a chariot.

[Middle English, vehicle, from Old French, from char, cart, from Latin carrus, of Celtic origin; see kers- in Indo-European roots.]

chariot

(ˈtʃærɪət)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) a two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle used in ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, etc, in war, races, and processions
2. a light four-wheeled horse-drawn ceremonial carriage
3. poetic any stately vehicle
[C14: from Old French, augmentative of char car]

char•i•ot

(ˈtʃær i ət)

n.
1. a light horse-drawn vehicle of the ancient world, usu. two-wheeled and carrying no more than two standing riders, employed in warfare, hunting, races, and processions.
2. a light four-wheeled carriage of the 18th century.
v.t.
3. to convey in a chariot.
v.i.
4. to ride in or drive a chariot.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Old French, =char car + -iot diminutive suffix]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chariot - a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriagechariot - a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriage
carriage, equipage, rig - a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
2.chariot - a two-wheeled horse-drawn battle vehicle; used in war and races in ancient Egypt and Greece and Rome
horse-drawn vehicle - a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses
Verb1.chariot - transport in a chariot
carry, transport - move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river"
2.chariot - ride in a chariot
ride - be carried or travel on or in a vehicle; "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day"
Translations
مَرْكَبَةٌ حَرْبِيَّه، عَرَبَه
antický dvoukolový válečný vůzválečný vůz
stridsvogn
harci szekér
stríîsvagn
iškilmių vežimaskovos vežimas
kaujas rati
dvojkolesový voz
savaş arabası

chariot

[ˈtʃærɪət] Ncarro m (romano, de guerra etc)

chariot

[ˈtʃæriət] nchar m

chariot

nWagen m, → Streitwagen m (liter)

chariot

[ˈtʃærɪət] ncocchio, carro

chariot

(ˈtʃӕriət) noun
a two-wheeled vehicle used in ancient warfare or racing.
charioˈteer noun
a chariot driver.
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