Meaning of CART in English

CART

I. noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a golf cart (= a small car used on golf courses )

He used a golf cart to get around the course.

cart track

dust cart

shopping cart

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

small

Children, boys and girls, were loading small carts to be dragged along by old horses.

The Headmaster turned towards a row of small carts sitting on a miniature railway track that stretched the length of the corridor.

■ NOUN

apple

As I said, you could have upset the apple cart badly.

Our specific role in the political milieu is to upset the apple cart , which is precisely what happened in Florida.

Pamela Stephenson is upsetting the apple cart with her war against harmful pesticides in our food.

Just when you think you have got your finances whipped into shape something or some one comes along to upset the apple cart .

golf

He arrives driving a golf cart with two personal assistants who will never leave his side.

They climbed into the car and she took off at maximum golf cart speed.

In many cases a golf cart is included, and some packages add a free beer after the round!

Whoever invented the golf cart deserves an honored place in the annals of sport.

He used to hate golf carts .

As far as we know, nobody ever pulled a drive-by shooting from a golf cart .

Bateman and his crew tried to herd the geese themselves, as if they were cowboys on golf carts .

Another problem is golfers are using golf carts , and they often must drive among the crowd between tees and greens.

horse

You know, just from looking at it, that it's not a cart horse .

Ratagan was like a great bear, and he rode something approaching a cart horse .

And now she was as strong as a cart horse , and he didn't give a damn.

track

By the time they were lurching slowly along the cart track the wind had dropped, letting the clouds gather.

We were on one of those cart tracks through the sandhills north-west of Jodhpur.

■ VERB

drive

He arrives driving a golf cart with two personal assistants who will never leave his side.

Men drove horse-drawn carts , women carried bundles of food and firewood.

Some one driving a laundry cart found him.

Tell Mr Boldwood that you will drive my new cart over to Casterbridge this afternoon to fetch her body.

She drove a little pony and cart - he smiled suddenly at the memory of the little pony and cart.

As Joseph was clearly incapable of driving the cart , Gabriel drove it to Weatherbury himself.

pull

Another job was a drawer, pulling carts of coal.

Every day refugees pulling carts passed the gates of the Institution.

The actors also play the horse that pulls their cart and perform juggling, tumbling and let off mock cannon fire.

She stopped strangers pulling handmade carts and demanded that they admit they had seen her brother.

The two Davises were seated in a carriage pulling their cart , which contained photographic equipment.

push

Two pull and push a cart piled with props and belongings.

As McMenamy pushed the cart to the outside door of the bank, Fish followed, scanning the parking lot.

The makan woman went by through the room, pushing her cart , the wheels squeaking.

Madmen and mad women pushing shopping carts nearly ran over children, then dared cars to run them over.

All nine checkout counters are backed up with huge lines of people pushing loaded carts .

She pushed a cart to the bed and cranked it up over his lap.

She hung up and watched a young woman in a tailored suit come in from the parking lot pushing a cart .

put

This is putting the cart before the horse.

McMenamy put the cart on the ground.

It seems to me that Mr Topolski is putting the cart before the horse.

This may sound like putting the cart before the horse and being unnecessarily pessimistic.

But at the moment this looks like a case of putting the cart a long way before the horse.

It is Labour's insistence on putting the cart before the horse which fills me with gloom.

shop

Pushing a shopping cart full of possessions.

When we park the shopping cart and dump our bag, they swoop down to investigate.

Madmen and mad women pushing shopping carts nearly ran over children, then dared cars to run them over.

VerioStore incorporates on-line product catalogs, a cash register, a shopping cart and shipping and sales tax calculations.

Strangely, I have never seen pictures of smiling persons with shopping carts standing over piles of steak.

Rounding the third aisle, catching up on months of gossip, we practically hit her with our shopping cart .

I wheel a shopping cart down the aisles of the neighborhood Grand Union, and he follows, swiftly, greedily.

In another exercise, we were put in groups and given the job of redesigning a shopping cart .

upset

As I said, you could have upset the apple cart badly.

Our specific role in the political milieu is to upset the apple cart , which is precisely what happened in Florida.

Just when you think you have got your finances whipped into shape something or some one comes along to upset the apple cart .

wheel

The church was a hive of activity; some villagers had wheeled a huge cart into the nave.

I wheel a shopping cart down the aisles of the neighborhood Grand Union, and he follows, swiftly, greedily.

In the supermarket, we felt grand wheeling around our shopping cart , overflowing with groceries enough for a whole week.

Two women wheeled the shopping cart into the dairy cooler for safekeeping so the Moes could go have lunch.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

upset the apple cart

As I said, you could have upset the apple cart badly.

Just when you think you have got your finances whipped into shape something or some one comes along to upset the apple cart.

Our specific role in the political milieu is to upset the apple cart, which is precisely what happened in Florida.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Then the waiter wheeled the dessert cart over to our table.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A cart drove very loudly into the yard below.

A passing cart rolled by splattering him with mud and Corbett quietly cursed Burnell for sending him here.

As far as we know, nobody ever pulled a drive-by shooting from a golf cart .

McMenamy stacked the bags on the cart .

Pamela Stephenson is upsetting the apple cart with her war against harmful pesticides in our food.

Petrol is nearly nonexistent too: deliveries are made in dray carts.

Some one almost crashed into her cart .

The cart moved off along the bumpy road towards the rocky mountains in the distance.

II. verb

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADVERB

away

For him, the trout are stacked in rows like a crate of open-mouthed empties, waiting to be carted away .

Why would they cart away bones?

Household and public rubbish is carted away by the city's relatively efficient Sanitation Department.

Their relatives carted away their bicycles and paraffin lamps.

Once the firing was completed the clinker was broken out and carted away to be ground.

The salt crystallises and is carted away for use in soda-ash plants and glass-making.

And why should any brother of Shrewsbury want to see our best patroness carted away to Ramsey?

The boats came in and were unloaded; and the fish was carted away .

off

I had to be carted off to hospital, so I didn't manage to complete the work until the new year.

Brognar Blackstrap, the band goes ashore to check out the island and see what riches they can cart off .

The bad yellow-eyed woman made me take my toothbrush in case I got carted off to pokey.

Some of them were carted off to mental hospitals.

Me being carted off with the sirens going would just about put my street cred in overdraft.

But those men separated clean like they were just carted off .

■ NOUN

horse

For shifting material with a horse and cart James Bell was paid £1: 12s.: 0d. for eight days' work.

They don't know about cold so intense that rivers freeze over so you can drive a horse and cart across them.

Possibly in answer a man got drunk and was pinched for being in charge of a horse and cart the while.

I went with Father or my brother Jack at first, but later I took the horse and cart up myself.

I just took the horse and cart myself.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

A burglar carted away all the family's Christmas presents.

After carting my equipment around the world, it's nice to be working closer to home.

I'm not going to cart your shopping around all afternoon.

Madge picked up the box and carted it out to the back yard.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Household and public rubbish is carted away by the city's relatively efficient Sanitation Department.

I had to cart water for her.

I had to be carted off to hospital, so I didn't manage to complete the work until the new year.

Others had walked a mile to a well and were carting back three large brass pots stacked on their heads.

The boats came in and were unloaded; and the fish was carted away.

Why would they cart away bones?

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