Definitions of piggyback:
  • verb:   support on the back and shoulders
    Example: "He piggybacked her child so she could see the show"
  • verb:   carry on the back or shoulders
    Example: "She piggybacked a sick classmate to school"
  • verb:   haul by railroad car
  • verb:   haul truck trailers loaded with commodities on railroad cars
  • verb:   ride on someone's shoulders or back
  • adverb:   on the back or shoulder or astraddle on the hip
    Example: "She carried her child piggyback"
  • adverb:   on a railroad flatcar
    Example: "The trailer rode piggyback across the country"

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