waggoner


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Noun1.waggoner - the driver of a wagonwaggoner - the driver of a wagon    
driver - someone who drives animals that pull a vehicle
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A Waggoner was once driving a heavy load along a very muddy way.
A waggoner who was striding behind him heard this and asked: 'Who are you?
Enough of your foolish chatter,' said the waggoner.
He met a waggoner and tried to make him understand, but the tale he told and his appearance were so wild--his hat had fallen off in the pit--that the man simply drove on.
Our postilion is looking after the waggoner," said Richard, "and the waggoner is coming back after us.
These the waggoner delivered to each of us respectively, reading the name aloud first.
Many of the lamps were already extinguished; a few country waggons were slowly toiling on, towards London; now and then, a stage-coach, covered with mud, rattled briskly by: the driver bestowing, as he passed, and admonitory lash upon the heavy waggoner who, by keeping on the wrong side of the road, had endangered his arriving at the office, a quarter of a minute after his time.
Tramping, begging, thieving, working sometimes when I could - though that warn't as often as you may think, till you put the question whether you would ha' been over-ready to give me work yourselves - a bit of a poacher, a bit of a labourer, a bit of a waggoner, a bit of a haymaker, a bit of a hawker, a bit of most things that don't pay and lead to trouble, I got to be a man.
There are occasions on which two servant-girls and a waggoner may be a formidable audience, and as the squire rode away on his black pony, even the gift of short-sightedness did not prevent him from being aware that Molly and Nancy and Tim were grinning not far from him.
Having only been with Duncan Aviation for a few short months, Darren Waggoner, Engine Program Engineer, has already had a positive impact on the companys turbine engine services department.
Class salutatorians are Michael Larson and Claire Waggoner.