Definitions for wagonˈwæg ən
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of various kinds of four-wheeled vehicles designed to be pulled or having its own motor and ranging from a child's toy to a commercial vehicle for the transport of heavy loads, delivery, etc.
Category: Transportation, Informal
Ref: Informal. station wagon.
a patrol wagon.
(v.t.)to transport or convey by wagon.
(v.i.)to proceed or haul goods by wagon.
Idioms for wagon:
fix someone's wagon,Informal. to get even with or punish someone.
Category: Idiom, Status (usage)
off the wagon,Informal. again drinking alcoholic beverages after a period of abstinence.
on the wagon,Informal. currently abstaining from alcoholic beverages.
Origin of wagon:
1505–15; < D wagen, c. OE wægnwain
any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by an animal or a tractor
police van, police wagon, paddy wagon, patrol wagon, wagon, black Maria(noun)
van used by police to transport prisoners
Big Dipper, Dipper, Plough, Charles's Wain, Wain, Wagon(noun)
a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major
wagon, coaster wagon(noun)
a child's four-wheeled toy cart sometimes used for coasting
beach wagon, station wagon, wagon, estate car, beach waggon, station waggon, waggon(noun)
a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a vehicle, used in the past, pulled by horses to carry people and their possessions
a covered wagon
a rectangular container with wheels that a child pulls
***a boy pulling a red wagon
A four-wheeled cart for hauling loads.
A child's riding toy, four-wheeled and pulled or steered by a long handle in the front.
A station wagon (or SUV).
A paddy wagon.
A truck, or lorry.
; bitch; slapper; cow.
To transport by means of a wagon.
To travel in a wagon.
Origin: From wagen, waghen, from wagnaz. Compare wain.
a wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise
a freight car on a railway
the Dipper, or Charles's Wain
to transport in a wagon or wagons; as, goods are wagoned from city to city
to wagon goods as a business; as, the man wagons between Philadelphia and its suburbs
Translations for wagon
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a railway carriage
The last two coaches of the train were derailed.
- عَرَبَه، مَرْكَبَه كَبيرَهArabic
- vagãoPortuguese (BR)
- der EisenbahnwagenGerman
- रेलवे सवारीHindi
- željeznički vagonCroatian
- vasúti (személy)kocsiHungarian
- ښوونكى: بګۍ: داور ګاډى خونهPashto
- järnvägsvagn, personvagnSwedish
- 列車廂Chinese (Trad.)
- пасажирський вагонUkrainian
- گاڑی کے ڈبےUrdu
- （铁路）旅客车厢Chinese (Simp.)
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