- a light, four-wheeled carriage in which a long elastic board or lattice frame is used in place of body and springs.
Origin of buckboard
Related Words for buckboardcaravan, carriage, van, car, cart, chariot, lorry, coach, buggy, dray, caisson, wain, buckboard, pushcart, tram, schooner, camion, tumbril, barouche, fourgon
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Historical Examples of buckboard
Meredith said to Helen, gravely, as he handed her out of the buckboard.The Gentleman From Indiana
I suppose there is nothing for it but get out my buckboard and get back to Three Rivers.One Day's Courtship
I was keeping abreast of the wagon, in my buckboard, away to the south of it.
I abandoned the buckboard and cargo, and took to the saddle.
He doffed his prairie hat as the buckboard drew abreast of him.The Night Riders
- US and Canadian an open four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage with the seat attached to a flexible board between the front and rear axles