from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Equipment or furnishings.
- n. A horse-drawn carriage with attendants.
- n. The carriage itself.
- n. Archaic A retinue, as of a noble or royal personage.
- n. Archaic A set of small household articles, such as a tea service.
- n. Archaic A collection of small articles for personal use.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Equipment or supplies, especially military ones.
- n. Military dress; uniform, armour etc.
- n. A type of horse-drawn carriage.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Furniture or outfit, whether useful or ornamental; especially, the furniture and supplies of a vessel, fitting her for a voyage or for warlike purposes, or the furniture and necessaries of an army, a body of troops, or a single soldier, including whatever is necessary for efficient service; equipments; accouterments; habiliments; attire.
- n. Retinue; train; suite.
- n. A carriage of state or of pleasure with all that accompanies it, as horses, liveried servants, etc., a showy turn-out.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An outfit; provision of means or materials for carrying out a purpose; furniture for efficient service or action; an equipment: specifically applied to the outfit of a ship or an army, including supplies of all kinds for the former, and munitions of war for the latter.
- n. Furniture; garniture; accoutrements; habiliments; dress.
- n. Retinue, as persons, horses, carriages, etc.; a train of attendants or dependents; especially, a coach with the horses, servants, liveries, harness, etc.: as, the equipage of a prince; Lady A.'s equipage was the handsomest in the park.
- n. A collection of little implements often carried about the person, either in an étui made for the purpose, or suspended from a chatelaine, especially in the eighteenth century.
- To furnish with an equipage or outfit.
- n. Equality.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. equipment and supplies of a military force
- n. a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
French équipage, from équiper, to equip; see equip.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle French equippage, from equipper. (Wiktionary)