Carousel vs Galloper - What's the difference?

carousel | galloper |

As nouns the difference between carousel and galloper

is that carousel is a merry-go-round while galloper is one who gallops.



(en noun)
  • a merry-go-round
  • a continuously revolving device for item delivery
  • After collecting his suitcase at the baggage carousel , he left the airport.
  • the rotating glass plate in a microwave oven
  • A visual component that displays a series of images one at a time.
  • Derived terms

    * carousel fraud * carousel voting




    (en noun)
  • One who gallops.
  • * Rudyard Kipling, The Drums of the Fore and Aft
  • The lancers chafing in the right gorge had thrice dispatched their only subaltern as galloper to report on the progress of affairs.
  • A racehorse.
  • * {{quote-news, 2009, January 25, Rod Nicholson, Get ready for Hussler v Cat, Herald Sun citation
  • , passage=The Hussler's trainer, Ross McDonald, is confident Australia's champion galloper will win the clashes, despite Weekend Hussler never having competed over 1000m before. }}
  • A carousel.
  • (military) A carriage on which very small guns were formerly mounted, the gun resting on the shafts, without a limber.
  • (Farrow)