from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who drives a wagon.
  • n. Auriga.

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  • n. someone who drives a wagon

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who conducts a wagon; one whose business it is to drive a wagon.
  • n. The constellation Charles's Wain, or Ursa Major. See Ursa major, under Ursa.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who conducts or drives a wagon; a wagon-driver.
  • n. One who drives a chariot; a charioteer.
  • n. The constellation Auriga. See Auriga.
  • n. An atlas of charts: a name formerly in use, derived from a work of this nature published at Leyden in 1584-5 by Wagenaar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the driver of a wagon


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