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pram 1

 (prăm)
n. Chiefly British
A baby carriage.

[Shortening and alteration of perambulator.]

pram 2

 (präm)
n.
1. A small dinghy having a flat, snub-nosed bow.
2. A flatbottom boat used chiefly in the Baltic Sea as a barge.

[Dutch praam, flatbottom boat, from Middle Dutch praem, from Czech prám; see per in Indo-European roots.]

pram

(præm)
n
Brit a cot-like four-wheeled carriage for a baby. US and Canadian term: baby carriage
[C19: shortened and altered from perambulator]

pram

(prɑːm)
n
(Nautical Terms) nautical a light tender with a flat bottom and a bow formed from the ends of the side and bottom planks meeting in a small raised transom
[C16: from Middle Dutch prame; related to Old Frisian prām]

pram1

(præm)

n. Chiefly Brit.
a perambulator.
[1880–85; by shortening]

pram2

(prɑm)

n.
a flat-bottomed, snub-nosed boat used as a fishing vessel or tender for larger vessels.
[1540–50 (late 14th century in Anglo-Latin); < Dutch praam, Middle Dutch prame, praem (compare Middle Low German pram(e), Old Frisian pram)]

pram

baby carriage
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pram - a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed aroundpram - a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
bassinet - a perambulator that resembles a bassinet
wheeled vehicle - a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people; "the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC"

pram

noun perambulator, buggy, stroller, baby carriage (U.S. & Canad.) a woman pushing a pram loaded with both baby and shopping
Translations
عَرَبَةُ أَطْفَالعَرَبَة أطْفال
kočárek
barnevogn
lastenvaunut
kolica
gyermekkocsi
barnavagn
乳母車
유모차
bērnu ratiņi
otroški voziček
barnvagn
รถเข็นเด็ก
xe nôi

pram

[præm] N (Brit) → cochecito m (de niño)

pram

[ˈpræm] n (British)landau m

pram

n (Brit) → Kinderwagen m; (dolls’) → Puppenwagen m

pram

[præm] n (Brit) → carrozzina

pram

(prӕm) noun
(American baby buggy/carriage) a kind of small carriage on wheels for carrying a baby, pushed by its mother etc.

pram

عَرَبَةُ أَطْفَال kočárek barnevogn Kinderwagen παιδικό καρότσι cochecito lastenvaunut poussette kolica carrozzina 乳母車 유모차 kinderwagen barnevogn wózek dziecięcy carrinho de bebé, carrinho de bebê детская коляска barnvagn รถเข็นเด็ก bebek arabası xe nôi 婴儿车
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When I was a poor man and had a solicitor once when they found a pram in the dust cart, he got me off, and got shut of me and got me shut of him as quick as he could.
Oh, no; girls, you know, are much too clever to fall out of their prams.
The boy's mum posted on Facebook how a "quiet walk turned into a heartless idiot running my pram over on a bright orange offroad crosser/motorbike.
Now, the mum whose pram it was has spoken to the Telegraph to give a fuller version of events.
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A pram with a view was still a must-have in the early 1970s when Germany came out with their own version of with a window on each side as well as one in the direction of travel.
The pram manufacturers know this full well, and, if proof were needed, you only have to consider that Silver Cross has actually created a model called the 'Aston Martin Fold Surf'.
Just before the bus got to the city's Holburn Street, the mum stood up to take the brake off the pram as she got ready to get off at the next stop.
Silver Cross stepped in and replaced the pram last May.
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Baby Stroller and Pram market for the period 2015-2019.
This stunning pram is the perfect example of stately elegance and noble good looks, teamed with masterful engineering," the product description for the pram, on department store (http://www.
The world-famous firm teamedup with bespoke pram makers Silver Cross to design the Silver Cross Surf - Aston Martin Edition, complete with the car company's iconic 'spread wings' logo on spoked wheels.