What does the word wain mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A wagon.

Usage examples for wain

  1. Why not, Mr. Wain? – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  2. By and by I saw Nicholas Wain extend his hand to my father, who, looking steadily before him, made no sign of perceiving this intention to dismiss Friends. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  3. No solemn host goes trailing by The black- mouthed gun and staggering wain; Men start not at the battle- cry; Oh, be it never heard again! – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various