bat·​tle·​wag·​on | \ ˈba-tᵊl-ˌwa-gən How to pronounce battlewagon (audio) \

Definition of battlewagon

Examples of battlewagon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ultimately, for all this particular game’s eccentricities, the series was decided by the fact that the Houston Astros have constructed a battlewagon of a batting order., "Justin Verlander Outduels Chris Sale in Relief Pitching Battle," 9 Oct. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'battlewagon.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of battlewagon

1908, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about battlewagon

Time Traveler for battlewagon

Time Traveler

The first known use of battlewagon was in 1908

See more words from the same year

Statistics for battlewagon

Cite this Entry

“Battlewagon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on battlewagon

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with battlewagon

Comments on battlewagon

What made you want to look up battlewagon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A More Exception(al) Quiz

  • hot dog  hot dog  hot dog  hot dog cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!