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Syllabification: go-cart

Definition of go-cart in English:


1 variant spelling of go-kart.
2A handcart.
Example sentences
  • Waiters send Argentine barbecue on go-carts, while the Brazilian barbecue is strung on steel forks.
2.1A stroller.
Example sentences
  • He was unable to walk until he was 13 and his parents transported him around in a go-cart.
2.2 archaic A baby walker.


late 17th century (denoting a baby walker): from go1 (in the obsolete sense 'walk') + cart.

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