wagon master
noun Date: 1645 a person in charge of one or more wagons

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wagon master — noun : a person in charge of one or more wagons especially for transporting freight * * * 1. See wagon boss. 2. Also, wagonmaster. a person hired or chosen to lead and guide a caravan of recreational vehicles, as campers, on a trip. 3. Facetious …   Useful english dictionary

  • wagon master — 1. See wagon boss. 2. Also, wagonmaster. a person hired or chosen to lead and guide a caravan of recreational vehicles, as campers, on a trip. 3. Facetious. any leader, chief, commander, or the like: the wagon master of the bill now before… …   Universalium

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  • Wagon — Wag on, n. [D. wagen. [root]136. See {Wain}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise. [1913 Webster] Note: In the United States, light… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wagon boiler — Wagon Wag on, n. [D. wagen. [root]136. See {Wain}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise. [1913 Webster] Note: In the United States,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wagon ceiling — Wagon Wag on, n. [D. wagen. [root]136. See {Wain}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A wheeled carriage; a vehicle on four wheels, and usually drawn by horses; especially, one used for carrying freight or merchandise. [1913 Webster] Note: In the United States,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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