dogcart

[dawg-kahrt, dog-]
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noun

a light, two-wheeled, horse-drawn vehicle for ordinary driving, with two transverse seats back to back, and originally having a box under the rear seat for carrying a dog.
a cart drawn by a dog or dogs.

Nearby words

  1. dog-walker,
  2. dog-whistle,
  3. dogbane,
  4. dogbane family,
  5. dogberry,
  6. dogcatcher,
  7. dogdom,
  8. doge,
  9. dogey,
  10. dogface

Origin of dogcart

First recorded in 1660–70; dog + cart

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British Dictionary definitions for dogcart

dogcart

noun

a light horse-drawn two-wheeled vehicle: originally, one containing a box or section for transporting gun dogs
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