Definition of Wagon in English :

Define Wagon in English

Wagon meaning in English

Meaning of Wagon in English

Pronunciation of Wagon in English

Wagon pronunciation in English

Pronounce Wagon in English


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1. waggon, wagon

any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by an animal or a tractor

2. black maria, paddy wagon, patrol wagon, police van, police wagon, wagon

van used by police to transport prisoners

3. big dipper, charles's wain, dipper, plough, wagon, wain

a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major

4. coaster wagon, wagon

a child's four-wheeled toy cart sometimes used for coasting

5. beach waggon, beach wagon, estate car, station waggon, station wagon, waggon, wagon

a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of wagon
any of various types of wheeled vehicles, ranging from carts to lorries, esp a vehicle with four wheels drawn by a horse, tractor, etc, and used for carrying crops, heavy loads, etc
2. British
a railway freight truck, esp an open one
3. US and Canadian
a child's four-wheeled cart
4. US and Canadian
a police van for transporting prisoners and those arrested
5. mainly US and Canadian station wagon
6.  an obsolete word for chariot
7.  off the wagon
8.  on the wagon
9. (transitive)
to transport by wagon
the Wagon

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see synonyms of wagon
any of various types of four-wheeled vehicles
; specif.,
a horse-drawn vehicle for hauling heavy loads
a small cart pulled or steered by means of a pole handle and used by children in play
2.  US
patrol wagon
station wagon
3.  British
a railroad freight car
verb transitive, verb intransitive
to carry or transport (goods) by wagon; move or go in a wagon

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of wagon
1. A four-wheeled, usually horse-drawn vehicle with a large rectangular body, used for transporting loads.
a. A light automotive transport or delivery vehicle.
b. A station wagon.
c. A police patrol wagon.
3. A child's low, four-wheeled cart hauled by a long handle that governs the direction of the front wheels.
4. A small table or tray on wheels used for serving drinks or food: a dessert wagon.
5. Wagon The Big Dipper
6. Chiefly British An open railway freight car.
tr. & intr.v. wag·oned, wag·on·ing, wag·ons
To transport or undergo transportation by wagon.

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