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Origin of wain
Example sentences from the Web for wain
Then comes a gang of heavy-laden wains Of carts and wagons, spoiling all our pains.The Great North Road: London to York|Charles G. Harper
Conveyances are passing along the road at the foot of the hill: huge four-wheeled wains, each drawn by a thin, mangy horse.'Neath Verdun, August-October, 1914|Maurice Genevoix
Pegu, and the goods are there landed from the barks, being carried thence to Pegu in carts or wains drawn by oxen.
"Make ready all the horses and yoke the oxen to the wains," she said in a clear voice that would not tremble.
Already the wains stood there, the teams of sleepy oxen tossing their long horns in the glare of torches.