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1. Equipment or furnishings.
a. A horse-drawn carriage with attendants.
b. The carriage itself.
3. Archaic A retinue, as of a noble or royal personage.
a. A set of small household articles, such as a tea service.
b. A collection of small articles for personal use.
[French équipage, from équiper, to equip; see equip.]
1. (Automotive Engineering) a horse-drawn carriage, esp one elegantly equipped and attended by liveried footmen
2. (Military) (formerly) the stores and equipment of a military unit
a. a set of useful articles
b. a group of attendants; retinue
eq•ui•page(ˈɛk wə pɪdʒ)
1. a carriage.
2. a carriage drawn by horses and attended by servants.
3. outfit, as of a ship, army, or soldier; equipment.
a. a set of small household articles, as of china.
b. a collection of articles for personal use.
[1570–80; < Middle French]
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|Noun||1.||equipage - equipment and supplies of a military force|
baggage - the portable equipment and supplies of an army
equipment - an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
marching order - equipage for marching; "the company was dressed in full marching order"
|2.||equipage - a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses|
axletree - a dead axle on a carriage or wagon that has terminal spindles on which the wheels revolve
barouche - a horse-drawn carriage having four wheels; has an outside seat for the driver and facing inside seats for two couples and a folding top
brougham - light carriage; pulled by a single horse
buckboard - an open horse-drawn carriage with four wheels; has a seat attached to a flexible board between the two axles
caroche - a luxurious carriage suitable for nobility in the 16th and 17th century
chariot - a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriage
clarence - a closed carriage with four wheels and seats for four passengers
gharry - a horse-drawn carriage in India
gig - small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and no hood
hansom, hansom cab - a two-wheeled horse-drawn covered carriage with the driver's seat above and behind the passengers
horse-drawn vehicle - a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses
landau - a four-wheel covered carriage with a roof divided into two parts (front and back) that can be let down separately
post chaise - closed horse-drawn carriage with four wheels; formerly used to transport passengers and mail
rumble - a servant's seat (or luggage compartment) in the rear of a carriage
stanhope - a light open horse-drawn carriage with two or four wheels and one seat
surrey - a light four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; has two or four seats
trap - a light two-wheeled carriage
troika - a Russian carriage pulled by three horses abreast