Definitions for bandwagonˈbændˌwæg ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

band•wag•onˈbændˌwæg ən(n.)

  1. a large ornate wagon for carrying band musicians, as in a circus.

    Category: Music and Dance

Idioms for bandwagon:

  1. climb or jump on the bandwagon,to join a party, cause, movement, etc., that appears to be gaining popular support.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of bandwagon:

1850–55, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bandwagon(noun)

    a popular trend that attracts growing support

    "when they saw how things were going everybody jumped on the bandwagon"

  2. bandwagon(noun)

    a large ornate wagon for carrying a musical band

    "the gaudy bandwagon led the circus parade"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. bandwagon(noun)ˈbændˌwæg ən

    a popular recent trend

    the anti-war bandwagon

  2. bandwagonˈbændˌwæg ən

    to support an idea because many other people do

    Everyone's jumping on the save-the-environment bandwagon.


  1. bandwagon(Noun)

    A large wagon used to carry a band of musicians in a parade.

  2. bandwagon(Noun)

    A current movement that attracts wide support.

  3. Origin: band + wagon, first attested 1855

Translations for bandwagon

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