char·i·ot / ˈcharēət/ • n. hist. a two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle used in ancient warfare and racing. ∎ hist. a four-wheeled carriage with back seats and a coachman's seat. ∎ poetic/lit. a stately or triumphal carriage.• v. [tr.] poetic/lit. convey in or as in a chariot.
Hence charioteer XVII.