Meaning of CAROUSEL in English


car ‧ ou ‧ sel BrE AmE ( also carrousel American English ) /ˌkærəˈsel/ noun [countable]

[ Date: 1600-1700 ; Language: French ; Origin: carrousel , from Italian carosello ]

1 . especially American English a machine with wooden horses on it that turns around and around, which people can ride on for fun

2 . the moving belt that you collect your bags from at an airport

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.