wagon boss

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noun

a man in charge of a wagon train.

Nearby words

  1. wagner-jauregg,
  2. wagner-jauregg, julius,
  3. wagnerian,
  4. wagnerite,
  5. wagon,
  6. wagon master,
  7. wagon roof,
  8. wagon seat,
  9. wagon soldier,
  10. wagon train

Origin of wagon boss

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75

Also called wagon master.

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