Meaning of CAROUSEL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

also car·rou·sel ˌker-ə-ˈsel, ˌka-rə- also -ˈzel; ˈker-ə-ˌ, ˈka-rə-

Etymology: French carrousel, from Italian carosello

Date: 1650

1. : a tournament or exhibition in which horsemen execute evolutions


a. : merry-go-round

b. : a circular conveyor

the luggage carousel at the airport

c. : a revolving case or tray used for storage or display

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.