Definition of charioteer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌtʃæriəˈtɪə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌtʃæriəˈtɪr//
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the driver of a chariot Word Origin Middle English: from Old French charieter, from chariot ‘large cart’, augmentative of char ‘cart’, based on Latin carrus ‘wheeled vehicle’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: charioteer