Found 3 items, similar to Wagon.
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n 1: any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by a horse or
tractor [syn: waggon
2: van used by police to transport prisoners [syn: police van
, paddy wagon
, patrol wagon
, black Maria
3: a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa
Major [syn: Big Dipper
, Charles's Wain
4: a child's four-wheeled toy cart sometimes used for coasting
[syn: coaster wagon
5: a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind
rear seat [syn: beach wagon
, station wagon
, beach waggon
, station waggon
English → English
, n. [D. wagen. [root]136. See Wain
1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually
drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight
Note: In the United States, light wagons are used for the
conveyance of persons and light commodities.
2. A freight car on a railway. [Eng.]
3. A chariot [Obs.] --Spenser.
4. (Astron.) The Dipper, or Charles's Wain.
Note: This word and its compounds are often written with two
g's (waggon, waggonage, etc.), chiefly in England. The
forms wagon, wagonage, etc., are, however,
etymologically preferable, and in the United States are
almost universally used.
. See the Note under Boiler
(Arch.), a semicircular, or wagon-headed,
arch or ceiling; -- sometimes used also of a ceiling whose
section is polygonal instead of semicircular.
, an officer or person in charge of one or more
wagons, especially of those used for transporting freight,
as the supplies of an army, and the like.
, a skid, or shoe, for retarding the motion of a
wagon wheel; a drag.
. (Arch.) See under 1st Vault
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wagoned
; p. pr. & vb. n.
To transport in a wagon or wagons; as, goods are wagoned from
city to city.
, v. i.
To wagon goods as a business; as, the man wagons between
Philadelphia and its suburbs.