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Definition of Wagon

Wagon

  1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise.
  2. A freight car on a railway.
  3. A chariot
  4. The Dipper, or Charles's Wain.
  5. To transport in a wagon or wagons; as, goods are wagoned from city to city.
  6. To wagon goods as a business; as, the man wagons between Philadelphia and its suburbs.

Wagon Quotations

Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.
Winston Churchill

So Pa sold the little house. He sold the cow and calf. He made hickory bows and fastened them upright to the wagon box. Ma helped him stretch white canvas over them.
Laura Ingalls Wilder

On the wagon sped, and I, as well as my comrades, gave a despairing farewell glance at freedom as we came in sight of the long stone buildings.
Nellie Bly

The enormous lake stretched flat and smooth and white all the way to the edge of the gray sky. Wagon tracks went away across it, so far that you could not see where they went; they ended in nothing at all.
Laura Ingalls Wilder

Don't worry about the horse being blind, just load the wagon.
John Madden
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Wagon Translations

wagon in German is Waggon, Wagen
wagon in Latin is plaustrum
wagon in Norwegian is vogn
wagon in Swedish is vagn
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