buckboard

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noun buck·board \-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of buckboard

  1. :  a four-wheeled vehicle with a floor made of long springy boards

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Origin and Etymology of buckboard

obsolete English buck body of a wagon + English board


First Known Use: 1839


BUCKBOARD Defined for Kids

buckboard

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noun buck·board \ˈbək-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of buckboard for Students

  1. :  a lightweight carriage with four wheels that has a seat supported by a springy platform


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