from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A four-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle formerly used to transport mail and passengers over a regular route.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of stage-coach.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A coach that runs regularly from one stage, station, or place to another, for the conveyance of passengers.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A coach that runs by stages; a coach that runs regularly every day or on stated days between two places, for the conveyance of passengers. Also stage.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns
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On the back of the stagecoach is the sign “To Salt Lake City.”
A lot of time went into that stagecoach, which is understandable.
Meeting new men in those days, when even the stagecoach was a passing show worth going miles to see, was an event.
For people waiting for news, visitors and the delivery of the mail, the arrival of the stagecoach was a big event.
Adults and children alike can also experience the Old West by catching a ride in a stagecoach, which is free with museum admission.
Woodling says the stagecoach was his first large-scale project and that he doesn't intend to tackle another.
He disembarked at Bordeaux, in France, and joining a merry company, traveled with them in a kind of stagecoach called a diligence.
It's code-name is "stagecoach", but the name "beast" came from the fact that it is incredibly heavy and has an powerful wheelbase.
The old Ford Model T by then looked about as modern as a Wells Fargo stagecoach.
An unpaved secondary road, formerly a stagecoach route, links El Fuerte to another former mining town, Alamos (90 kilometers away; allow 3 hours) which in recent years has become a popular destination for Americans and Canadians.