Definition of Scotch cart in English:

Scotch cart

Pronunciation /ˈskɒtʃ ˌkɑːt/


historical South African
  • A light, strongly built, springless two-wheeled tip cart, drawn by horses or oxen and typically used for transporting gravel, manure, etc.


Early 19th century. From Scotch + cart, so called because the design apparently originated in Scotland.