What is another word for wagons?

87 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ wˈaɡənz], [ wˈaɡənz], [ w_ˈa_ɡ_ə_n_z]

Wagons, also known as carts or carriages, have been used for centuries to transport goods overland. They come in various shapes and sizes, with different types of wheels, and have been pulled by animals like horses, oxen, camels, and elephants. In the American West, wagons were used extensively during pioneer times to transport people and goods across the vast prairies. Other synonyms for wagons include drays, chariots, buckboards, buggies, trolleys, and trams. Each of these has its own unique design and purpose, but all share the common feature of being a vehicle with a flatbed used for hauling bulky or heavy items.

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Usage examples for Wagons

A hurried examination was made, and then it was learned that two thousand tickets had been stolen from one of the box-office wagons.
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
Hay, stables, corral, wagons, chickens- Kent spread his hands in a gesture including all minor details.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
The wagons are going to start to-morrow.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower

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