What does the word Rockaway mean?

Usage examples for Rockaway

  1. In the family rockaway there was constant need of muscular adjustment to different shocks at successive moments; here muscular surrender was required: a comfortable collapse- and there you were! – The Mettle of the Pasture by James Lane Allen
  2. Six horses topped the long hill, pulling the huge rockaway stage. – Down the Mother Lode by Vivia Hemphill
  3. The rockaway will have to take care of itself till to- morrow, I fancy. – A Round Dozen by Susan Coolidge