Water cart

Water cart
Water cart Wa"ter cart` A cart carrying water; esp., one carrying water for sale, or for sprinkling streets, gardens, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • water cart — noun cart with a tank for water (especially with fresh water for sale) • Hypernyms: ↑cart • Hyponyms: ↑watering cart * * * water cart noun A cart for conveying water, esp for the purpose of watering streets or roads • • • Main Entry: ↑water …   Useful english dictionary

  • water cart — n. cart that carries water in a tank (in particular with fresh water for sale) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • water cart — /ˈwɔtə kat/ (say wawtuh kaht) noun a vehicle that carries water, especially one which waters the roads …   Australian English dictionary

  • water-cart — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cart — cartable, adj. carter, n. /kahrt/, n. 1. a heavy two wheeled vehicle, commonly without springs, drawn by mules, oxen, or the like, used for the conveyance of heavy goods. 2. a light two wheeled vehicle with springs, drawn by a horse or pony. 3.… …   Universalium

  • water wagon — /ˈwɔtə wægən/ (say wawtuh waguhn) noun 1. → water cart. –phrase 2. on the water wagon, Colloquial teetotal …   Australian English dictionary

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  • watering cart — noun water cart with a tank and sprinkler for sprinkling roads • Hypernyms: ↑water cart * * * noun : a cart equipped to carry water (as for sprinkling roads or irrigating fields) * * * watering cart, a cart designed to carry water for watering… …   Useful english dictionary

  • River Cart — The River Cart is a tributary of the River Clyde, Scotland, which it joins from the west roughly midway between the towns of Erskine and Renfrew.The River Cart itself is very short, being formed from the confluence of the Black Cart Water (from… …   Wikipedia

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