Carrier

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Carrier->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ carrier
carrier
porter
bearer
tranter|
conveyer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cargador
cargador
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ express
express
expressman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stevedore
stevedore
coolie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ conductor
conductor
locomotive
motor
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ beast
beast
beast of burden
cattle
horse
nag
palfrey
Arab
blood horse
thoroughbred
galloway
charger
courser
racer
hunter
jument
pony
filly
colt
foal
barb
roan
jade
hack
bidet
pad
cob
tit
punch
roadster
goer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ racehorse
racehorse
pack horse
draft horse
cart horse
dray horse
post horse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ketch
ketch
sheltie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ garran
garran
garron
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jennet
jennet
genet
bayard
mare
stallion
gelding
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bronco
bronco
broncho
cayuse
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ creature
creature
critter
=>(rural U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cow pony
cow pony
mustang
Narraganset
waler
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ stud
stud
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Pegasus
Pegasus
Bucephalus
Rocinante
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ass
ass
donkey
jackass
mule
hinny
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sumpter horse
sumpter horse
sumpter mule
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ burro
burro
cuddy
ladino
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ reindeer
reindeer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ camel
camel
dromedary
llama
elephant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ carrier pigeon
carrier pigeon
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ carriage
carriage
&c.(vehicle) 272
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ship
ship
&c. 273
PARAG:Carrier->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ equine
equine
asinine

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • carrier — late 14c., agent noun from CARRY (Cf. carry). Meaning person or animal that carries and disseminates infection without suffering obvious disease is from 1899; genetic sense is 1933. As a short form of aircraft carrier it dates from 1917. Carrier… …   Etymology dictionary

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