from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An elaborately decorated wagon used to transport musicians in a parade.
- n. Informal A cause or party that attracts increasing numbers of adherents: young voters climbing aboard the party's bandwagon.
- n. Informal A current trend: "Even brand-name [drug] companies . . . have jumped on the generics bandwagon” ( Beth Howard).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A large wagon used to carry a band of musicians in a parade.
- n. A current movement that attracts wide support.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A popular trend that attracts growing support.
- n. A large ornate wagon for carrying a musical band.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A wagon arranged to accommodate a band of musicians. It is generally large and ornate, with the seats along the sides.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a popular trend that attracts growing support
- n. a large ornate wagon for carrying a musical band
band + wagon, 1855. (Wiktionary)