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wagon:

see carriagecarriage,
wheeled vehicle, in modern usage restricted to passenger vehicles that are drawn or pushed, especially by animals. Carriages date from the Bronze Age; early forms included the two-wheeled cart and four-wheeled wagon for transporting goods.
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wagon

, waggon
1. any of various types of wheeled vehicles, ranging from carts to lorries, esp a vehicle with four wheels drawn by a horse, tractor, etc., and used for carrying crops, heavy loads, etc.
2. Brit a railway freight truck, esp an open one
3. US and Canadian a child's four-wheeled cart
4. US and Canadian a police van for transporting prisoners and those arrested
5. Chiefly US and Canadian See station wagon
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Lucas has fallen so far off the wagon that he may not be able to come back so easily now, even if he believes the woman he loves is back in his life for good.
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When Sipowicz, a recovering alcoholic, went off the wagon after his son was murdered, he faced certain and complete ruin, a living hell.
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Trixie needs to be written out for a bit while actress Helen George is on maternity leave and it looks like the AA-attending nurse will fall off the wagon.
She already found Lucas off the wagon and confronted him about what caused him to go down such a dark path.
Emmerdale STV There's no such thing as an ex-alcoholic, as poor Laurel proves this week when she falls off the wagon.
Gazza said he had gone years at a time without a drink but last fell off the wagon in April, embarking on what he described as "a one-day bender".
He's been consistently excellent throughout this story, not least of all after spectacularly falling off the wagon when he thought that he'd got both wife Carla and secret lover Tina pregnant.
The 64-year-old rock vocalist, who has battled with drink and drugs, falling off the wagon earlier this year said that he did a good job of being the living dead himself, at the event held at Camden's Roundhouse in London.
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But despite high hopes of another title challenge he fell off the wagon again.