stagecoach

noun stage·coach \ ˈstāj-ˌkōch \

Definition of stagecoach

:a horse-drawn passenger and mail coach running on a regular schedule between established stops

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First Known Use of stagecoach

1658


STAGECOACH Defined for English Language Learners

stagecoach

noun

Definition of stagecoach for English Language Learners

  • : a large carriage pulled by horses that was used in the past to carry passengers and mail along a regular route


STAGECOACH Defined for Kids

stagecoach

noun stage·coach \ ˈstāj-ˌkōch \

Definition of stagecoach for Students

:a coach pulled by horses that runs on a schedule from place to place carrying passengers and mail


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