Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The amount that a wagon can hold.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The load carried by a wagon: as, a wagon-load of coal; hence, figuratively, a large amount: as, a very little text serves for a wagon-load of comment.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Same as wagonful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun the amount that can be loaded onto a wagon
  • noun the load of a wagon
  • noun In rail terminology, a type of freight train service in which individual wagons have separate destinations and/or cargos

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

wagon +‎ load

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