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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun carousel:

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Definition of the noun carousel

What does carousel mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • carousel: carousels
  • Carousel: Carousels

  1. a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers
  2. a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement

Alternative definition of the noun carousel

noun

  1. a merry-go-round
  2. a continuously revolving device for item deliverythumb, A baggage carousel at an airport.

Films

  1. "Carousel" is a 1956 film adaptation of the 1945 Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical of the same name which, in turn, was based on Ferenc Molnár's non-musical play Liliom. The 1956 Carousel film stars Gordon MacRae and Shirley Jones, and was directed by Henry King. Like the original stage production, the film contains what many critics consider some of Rodgers and Hammerstein's most beautiful songs, as well as what may be, along with the plots of Allegro and South Pacific, the most serious storyline found in their musicals.
  2. "Carousel" is a 1923 Swedish silent drama film directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki and starring Walter Janssen, Aud Egede-Nissen and Alfons Fryland. It was one of a number of circus-themed films released during the era. It was shot at the Johannisthal Studios in Berlin and on location in Sweden and Denmark.
    • country: Sweden
    • language: Swedish Language
    • cinematography by Julius Jaenzon
    • genres: Silent film, Drama
    • released on (92 years ago)
  3. "Carousel" is a film directed by Paul Bogart released on May 7, 1967.
  4. "Carousel" is a short film, directed by Jimmy Murakami.

Writings

  1. "Carousel" is the second musical by the team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. The 1945 work was adapted from Ferenc Molnár's 1909 play Liliom, transplanting its Budapest setting to the Maine coastline. The story revolves around carousel barker Billy Bigelow, whose romance with millworker Julie Jordan comes at the price of both their jobs. He attempts a robbery to provide for Julie and their unborn child; after it goes wrong, he is given a chance to make things right. A secondary plot line deals with millworker Carrie Pipperidge and her romance with ambitious fisherman Enoch Snow. The show includes the well-known songs "If I Loved You", "June Is Bustin' Out All Over" and "You'll Never Walk Alone". Richard Rodgers later wrote that Carousel was his favorite of all his musicals.
  2. "Carousel" is a book by Donald Crews.
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 1995

Artwork

"Carousel" is a painting (oil paint) by Adamo Macri, completed in (21 years ago).

Music

  1. "Carousel" is a song by American rock band Blink-182, first recorded for the band's 1994 demo Buddha, and later commercially released on the group's debut studio album, Cheshire Cat. The song originated during the very first jam session between band members guitarist Tom DeLonge bassist Mark Hoppus.
  2. "Carousel" is a 1993 music album released by Leila K.
    • released in (22 years ago)
  3. "Carousel" is a musical album of Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II, soundtrack.
    • also known as Carousel (1956 film cast) Soundtrack, Carousel (20th Century-Fox Orchestra), Carousel (20th Century-Fox Orchestra) Soundtrack
    • released in (59 years ago)
  4. "Carousel" is a musical album of Subcircus.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  5. "Carousel" is a composition.
  6. "Carousel" is a musical album of Robin Guthrie.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  7. "Carousel" is a musical single of Eriko Toyoda & Shelf Nunny.
    • released on

Groups

  1. Carousel is a musical group.
    • albums: "Carousel", "Bob 'n' Spin"
  2. Carousel is an electro-pop group.
    • albums: "26 Allston", "Palms", "Stay Awake", "Let's Go Home", "Where Have You Gone", "Another Day"
    • official website: www.carouselmusicpage.com
  3. Carousel is a musical group.
    • albums: "Jeweler's Daughter", "Tears of Stone"

There are other groups with in their name, like Carousel Circus, Carousel Vertigo and Miasma & The Carousel of Headless Horses.

Business

Carousel is a publisher.

Miscellanea

  1. Carousel or Carousel International is a Russian television channel dedicated to children and youth. It was founded by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev.
  2. Carousel is an online advertisement launched in April 2009 by Philips to promote Philips Cinema 21:9 LCD televisions. The 139-second piece is a continuous tracking shot of a frozen moment after an armoured van heist gone wrong, with robbers dressed in clown masks holding a pitched battle with police officers inside a hospital. The campaign surrounding Carousel was handled by advertising agency Tribal DDB in Amsterdam. It was directed by Adam Berg, with production contracted to London-based production company Stink Digital. The ad went on to become a huge critical success, winning the advertising industry's most prestigious award: the Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. It is only the second online advertisement to win in the Film category, after Dove's Evolution in 2007. Scenes from Carousel were used in the music video for hip hop artist 50 Cent's single "Ok, You're Right".
  3. Carousel is a 1978 Wizex studio album. The album peaked at No. 7 in the Swedish albums chart. The album includes the Svensktoppen hit song "Se dig i din spegel".
    • genre: Dansband
    • released in (37 years ago)
  4. Carousel is a ballet made by New York City Ballet resident choreographer Christopher Wheeldon to the music of "Carousel Waltz" and "If I Loved You" by Richard Rodgers, arranged and orchestrated by William David Brohn. The music used in the ballet is from Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical Carousel. The premiere took place Tuesday, 26 November 2002, at the New York State Theater, Lincoln Center.
  5. Carousel is a learning disability led arts organization. The charity was Founded in 1982, Carousel works to promote the active involvement of people with a learning disability in the arts, managing arts projects by and for people with a learning disability. Carousel is an organization that develops projects to enable artists with a learning disability to manage their own artistic and cultural work. Carousels main two projects are 'Oska Bright' which includes the Oska Bright Film Festival and 'Shut Up and Listen' which includes the Shut Up and Listen Radio show. Carousel is also known for creating 'The Blue Camel Club', a club night for anyone with a learning disability and their friends.
  6. Carousel is an amusement ride.
  7. Carousel is a long-running multimedia comics slide show hosted by cartoonist Robert Sikoryak that has been presented in various venues in the United States and Canada since 1997.Sikoryak has described Carousel as "a cartoon variety show." Carousel has been presented at Dixon Place, MoCCA Fest, Parsons School of Design, The Brick Theater, and other venues.
  8. Carousel is a 1994-1995 theater production of the musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II.
    • award:
      • Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical nomination for Nicholas Hytner
      • Tony Award for Best Scenic Design nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Tony Award for Best Choreography nomination for Kenneth MacMillan
      • Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical nomination for Lincoln Center Theater
      • Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical nomination for Audra McDonald
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical nomination for Michael Hayden
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography nomination for Jane Elliott & Kenneth MacMillan
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Musical nomination for Nicholas Hytner
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical nomination for Audra McDonald
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Revival of a Musical
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Set Design nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Lighting Design nomination for Paul Pyant
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical nomination for Audra McDonald
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Set, Costume and Lighting Design
      • Tony Award for Best Scenic Design, received by Bob Crowley
      • Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical, received by Nicholas Hytner
      • Tony Award for Best Choreography, received by Kenneth MacMillan
      • Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, received by Lincoln Center Theater
      • Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, received by Audra McDonald
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography, received by Jane Elliott & Kenneth MacMillan
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Musical, received by Nicholas Hytner
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, received by Audra McDonald
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, received by Audra McDonald
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Set, Costume and Lighting Design
  9. Carousel is a 1992-1993 theater production of the play by Oscar Hammerstein II performed at the National Theatre Lyttelton.
    • award:
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical nomination for Joanna Riding
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical nomination for Janie Dee
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival nomination for Nicholas Hytner
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Director of a Musical nomination for Nicholas Hytner
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Set Designer nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreographer nomination for Kenneth MacMillan
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Costume Design nomination for Bob Crowley
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical nomination for Michael Hayden
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical nomination for Clive Rowe
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical, received by Joanna Riding
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical, received by Janie Dee
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival, received by Nicholas Hytner
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Director of a Musical, received by Nicholas Hytner
  10. Carousel is a 2009 Pine-Richland High School theater production of the play by Oscar Hammerstein II.
  11. Carousel is a 1995 West Allegheny Senior High School theater production of the play by Oscar Hammerstein II.
  12. Carousel is a 2004 theater production of the play by Oscar Hammerstein II.
    • award: - Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Musical nomination for Tracy Lynn Olivera
  13. Carousel is a 1957 theater production of the play by Oscar Hammerstein II.
    • award: - Tony Award for Best Scenic Design nomination for Oliver Smith

Phrases with Carousel

  1. Carousel Fraud
  2. Baggage carousel
  3. luggage carousel

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Carousel

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Microcomputers (1988)

Volume 2 - Authoring Systems for Interactive Video to Compiler Design by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

A horizontal carousel is a series of linked bins mounted on an elongated track ( see Fig. 13). When activated...

Google previewNewport Beach: The Unconventional Travel Guide (2016)

by Roger Wallace

The Carousel is a Custom made Venetian-themed ride with 32 antique horses and other animals, perfect for riders of nearly any age. With animals such as the rabbit, tiger, bear and fish, the carousel is a must see for anyone who enjoys theme ...

Google previewThe Collected Works of Harold Clurman (1999)

by Harold Clurman

Still Carousel is a delectable show, very near the top of the Rodgers and Hammerstein achievement. The tunes improve with familiarity. Time is needed for music to penetrate into our very bloodstream; when this happens we love it as the best ...

Google previewService Work (2008)

Critical Perspectives by Cameron MacDonald, Marek Korczynski

The carousel is a merry-go-round, a playful toy and a pleas- ure of childhood, but also a mechanical beast upon which children ride.

Google previewThe New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as] The New monthly magazine and literary journal (and humorist) [afterw.] The New monthly (magazine). (1856)

The Place du Carousel is a vast space flanked at either extremity by the palaces of the Tuileries and the Louvre ; the galleries of the latter palace join the former, forming an immense square. This gallery to the right is the famous Museum of the ...

Google previewTransport of Laboratory Personnel Potentially Exposed to Infectious Agents from Fort Detrick, Frederick, Maryland to the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, Maryland (2010)

Environmental Impact Statement

Beyond the carousel is the Spanish Ballroom, erected in 1933 and reflecting many Spanish design elements, including stuccoed walls, an entry tower, projecting wood viga ends, and roof tiles. Designed by Edward Schoeppe of Philadelphia, ...

Google previewBusiness Intelligence with SQL Server Reporting Services (2015)

by Adam Aspin

The carousel is a pivoted dataset based on the initial selection of clients. • Virtually everything else is a question of shaping the appearance of the data in the carousel, hence the perspective effect produced by the background images and the ...

Google previewTransformation (2007)

Julius Caesar Hendrix by Julius Caesar Hendrix, Robert McGinnis

Even the simple carousel is a little more interesting by making the ...

Google previewRemembered Self (2010)

Emotion and Memory in Personality by Jefferson A. Singer, Peter Salovey

the carousel is an intraindividual archetype. They are the slides that are mounted, framed, and left on the piano to represent “that summer out west” or “ our daughter's wedding.” In this sense, these memories also have the attribute of ...

Google previewThe Caddie Was a Reindeer (2007)

And Other Tales of Extreme Recreation by Steve Rushin

“There's an industry saying: A carousel is the soul of an amusement park, but a roller coaster is its heart,” says Jim Futrell of the National Amusement Park Historical Association (NAPHA). The roller coaster is the vital organ, the indispensable ...

Google previewTeaching Literacy Effectively in the Primary School (2002)

by David Wray

In the classes of the effective teacher's this approach was observed during routine individual activities such as silent reading, and reading 'carousel' activities (a reading carousel is a system in which the teacher organises several reading tasks ...

Google previewLands of In-KO-8 Trilogy (2010)

by Edward J. Fisher

Beyond the Mystic Carousel is an intricate computer center, which initiates the control and operation at the western end of the system. This travalink is one part in a gigantic network connecting planetary systems in many sectors of the Milky ...

Google previewFilm History, An Introduction (2016)

Film, Film by CTI Reviews

Carousel: Carousel is the second stage musical by the team of Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics). The work premiered in 1945 and was adapted from Ferenc Molnár's 1909 play Liliom, transplanting its ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cold War Espionage, Spies, and Secret Operations (2013)

by R. C. S. Trahair, Robert L. Miller

The Gasdes gave each side the disinformation, thereby creating a carousel driven by worthless but fascinating intelligence lies. From 1967 to 1977 tale- spinning made the Gasdes very rich, and provided worthless information for both the East ...

Google previewThe Disneyland Encyclopedia (2017)

The Unofficial, Unauthorized, and Unprecedented History of Every Land, Attraction, Restaurant, Shop, and Major Event in the Original Magic Kingdom by Chris Strodder

Ironically, Disneyland's carousel was originally a merrygoround. It was built in 1875 and was in Toronto, Canada, when Walt Disney bought it and shipped it to California. Disneyland designers took off the nonequine animals and seats and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agricultural, Food, and Biological Engineering (Print) (2003)

by Dennis R. Heldman

The delivery mechanism is typically ground driven and can consist of a rotating carousel or drum in which an operator loads transplants. In-row spacing is adjusted by changing the drive ratio between the ground drive wheel and carousel or ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking, Second Edition (2008)

by Pagani, Margherita

Data Carousel Figure 2: Static Data on Streaming. Figure 1. Multiplexing applications static data Apart from multiplexed real-time streams, multimedia ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical (2015)

by William A. Everett, Paul R. Laird

CAROUSEL • 63 out the best in the disabled and gruff puppeteer. The show included a real carnival, with jugglers, barkers, acrobats, and other figures often performing onstage and in the audience. The choreography was lively and involved ...

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Quotes about Carousel

Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone? (Erma Bombeck)
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The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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