Definition of circle the/one's wagons
- Reporters tend to circle the wagons whenever the media are attacked for bias.
: a usually four-wheeled vehicle for transporting bulky commodities and drawn originally by animals
: a lighter typically horse-drawn vehicle for transporting goods or passengers
: paddy wagon
: to travel or transport goods by wagon
: to transport (goods) by wagon
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