wag·​on·​ette | \ ˌwa-gə-ˈnet How to pronounce wagonette (audio) \

Definition of wagonette

: a light wagon with two facing seats along the sides behind a transverse front seat

Examples of wagonette in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Subaru’s decision to build the STI on the Impreza’s five-door wagonette body style rather than the sedan is easy to question, but ultimately tough to fault. Matthew Phenix, WIRED, "Subaru’s Impreza WRX STI Gone Soft? Think Again," 14 Jan. 2008

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First Known Use of wagonette

circa 1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Wagonette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wagonette. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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