- a small carriage or sleigh drawn by one horse
- a kind of enclosed sled used formerly by fur traders in the Canadian Northwest
Origin of carioleFrench carriole from Italian carriuolo, diminutive of carro from Late Latin carrum: see car
- A small, open, two- or four-wheeled carriage drawn by one horse.
- A light, often covered cart.
Origin of carioleFrench carriole from Old Provençal carriola diminutive of carri chariot from Latin carrus a Gallic type of wagon ; see kers- in Indo-European roots.
- A small, light, open one-horse carriage.
- A covered cart.
- A kind of calash.
- (Canada, historical) A sleigh drawn by horses, with seats for a driver and possibly passengers.
- (Canada, historical) A toboggan drawn by dogs, with a passenger or cargo compartment enclosed by skins or fabric, and a small platform at the rear.