Idioms about wagon
- again drinking alcoholic beverages after a period of abstinence: His failure to show up at work is one more sign that he’s fallen off the wagon again.
- returning to an unhealthy or bad habit: I’m usually on a diet, but sometimes I go off my wagon.
Origin of wagon
OTHER WORDS FROM wagonwag·on·less, adjective
Words nearby wagon
How to use wagon in a sentence
Washington somehow won three of its first four games before the wheels fell off the wagon.Ranking Washington football seasons in the Daniel Snyder era from least to most fun|Scott Allen|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
Most of these trails are old wagon roads, so they’re relatively flat and pleasant.
Then, in another photo, the boy sits in a wagon as his grandfather, in his mask, pulls him along.
In Detroit, a rumor spread that a wagon that brought a news camera into the counting center was smuggling ballots.The Trailer: Partisan realities clash, again, this time on the vote count|David Weigel|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
He would reach Miami two days later, hopping 24 rides from drivers that included a pastor, a gun-toting salesman and a mom-driven station wagon with six clamoring kids in the back.Thumbs up for three new books that capture hitchhiking’s adventurous spirit|Jen Rose Smith|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
He even looks down to address a toddler who is noisily playing in a red wagon.The Ugly Truth About Cory Booker, New Jersey’s Golden Boy|Olivia Nuzzi|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two days later, FBI agents found the burned station wagon that the volunteers had been driving.
The base resembled a wagon circle of armored vehicles with some razor wire strung around them.We Lost Soldiers in the Hunt for Bergdahl, a Guy Who Walked Off in the Dead of Night|Nathan Bradley Bethea|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The blue and white station wagon was in the driveway, and when he got in behind the wheel Mark was still with him.
They pulled the elegant wagon on a slow pace along for a block and then made a U-turn beneath the Palmetto overpass.Mardi Gras Indian Chief Larry Bannock’s Final Ride|Jason Berry|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The little pig in the box felt himself being lifted out of the wagon.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
He had come down after the wagon load, which had to be pitched on again rather more deliberately.
The challenge was accepted and the hay-wagon driven round and the trial commenced.
For an Indian to sell a horse and wagon in the San Jacinto valley was not an easy thing, unless he would give them away.
Alessandro had hard work to give civil answers to the men who wished to buy Benito and the wagon for quarter of their value.
British Dictionary definitions for wagon (1 of 2)
Derived forms of wagonwagonless or waggonless, adjective
Word Origin for wagon
British Dictionary definitions for wagon (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with wagon
see fix someone's wagon; hitch one's wagon; on the bandwagon; on the wagon.