- the driver of a stagecoach.
Origin of stage-driver
First recorded in 1780–90
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Examples from the Web for stage-driver
She thought she could reason out what McKinstra and the stage-driver would do.Brand Blotters
William MacLeod Raine
"And only a stage-driver," he returned, with the old sarcasm, seeing that she hesitated.Overland Tales
Stage-driver Jones had an early breakfast, for he had to be off with the mail.When Egypt Went Broke
It was no less a personage than Mr. Hiram Tressler, the stage-driver.
The stage-driver, at the end of the procession, had a steamer-trunk over his shoulder.