station wagon


station wagon

noun

: a car that has a large open area behind the back seat instead of a trunk and that has a door at the back for loading and unloading things

Full Definition of STATION WAGON

:  an automobile that has a passenger compartment which extends to the back of the vehicle, that has no trunk, that has one or more rear seats which can be folded down to make space for light cargo, and that has a tailgate or liftgate

First Known Use of STATION WAGON

1904

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