Definition of Car

1. Noun. A motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine. "He needs a car to get to work"

Exact synonyms: Auto, Automobile, Machine, Motorcar
Examples of category: Rental, Renting, Alternator, Backseat, Road Map, Saleroom, Salesroom, Showroom, Spark Lever, Tunnel, Passenger, Rider, Adhesive Friction, Grip, Traction, Chattel, Movable, Personal Chattel, Prang, Hopped-up
Terms within: Accelerator, Accelerator Pedal, Gas, Gas Pedal, Gun, Throttle, Air Bag, Auto Accessory, Automobile Engine, Automobile Horn, Car Horn, Hooter, Horn, Motor Horn, Buffer, Fender, Bumper, Car Door, Car Mirror, Car Seat, Car Window, Fender, Wing, First, First Gear, Low, Low Gear, Floorboard, Gasoline Engine, Petrol Engine, Glove Compartment, Grille, Radiator Grille, High, High Gear, Bonnet, Cowl, Cowling, Hood, Automobile Trunk, Luggage Compartment, Trunk, Rear Window, Reverse, Reverse Gear, Roof, Running Board, Anti-sway Bar, Stabilizer Bar, Sunroof, Sunshine-roof, Fin, Tail Fin, Tailfin, Third, Third Gear, Window
Specialized synonyms: Ambulance, Beach Waggon, Beach Wagon, Estate Car, Station Waggon, Station Wagon, Waggon, Wagon, Bus, Heap, Jalopy, Cab, Hack, Taxi, Taxicab, Compact, Compact Car, Convertible, Coupe, Cruiser, Patrol Car, Police Car, Police Cruiser, Prowl Car, Squad Car, Electric, Electric Automobile, Electric Car, Gas Guzzler, Hardtop, Hatchback, Horseless Carriage, Hot Rod, Hot-rod, Jeep, Landrover, Limo, Limousine, Loaner, Minicar, Minivan, Model T, Pace Car, Race Car, Racer, Racing Car, Roadster, Runabout, Two-seater, Saloon, Sedan, Sport Car, Sports Car, S.u.v., Sport Utility, Sport Utility Vehicle, Suv, Stanley Steamer, Stock Car, Subcompact, Subcompact Car, Phaeton, Tourer, Touring Car, Secondhand Car, Used-car
Generic synonyms: Automotive Vehicle, Motor Vehicle
Derivative terms: Automobile, Automobilist, Machinist

2. Noun. A wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad. "Three cars had jumped the rails"

3. Noun. The compartment that is suspended from an airship and that carries personnel and the cargo and the power plant.
Exact synonyms: Gondola
Group relationships: Airship, Dirigible
Generic synonyms: Compartment

4. Noun. Where passengers ride up and down. "The car was on the top floor"
Exact synonyms: Elevator Car
Generic synonyms: Compartment
Group relationships: Elevator, Lift

5. Noun. A conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway. "They took a cable car to the top of the mountain"
Exact synonyms: Cable Car
Group relationships: Cable Railway, Funicular, Funicular Railway
Generic synonyms: Compartment

Definition of Car

1. n. A small vehicle moved on wheels; usually, one having but two wheels and drawn by one horse; a cart.

Definition of Car

1. Initialism. Central African Republic ¹

2. Proper noun. A Nicobarese language having the ISO 639-3 code "caq." ¹

3. Noun. (dated) A wheeled vehicle, drawn by a horse or other animal ¹

4. Noun. A wheeled vehicle that moves independently, with at least three wheels, powered mechanically, steered by a driver and mostly for personal transportation; a motorcar or automobile ¹

5. Noun. (rail transport chiefly North America) An unpowered unit in a railroad train ¹

6. Noun. (rail transport) an individual vehicle, powered or unpowered, in a multiple unit ¹

7. Noun. (rail transport) A passenger-carrying unit in a subway or elevated train, whether powered or not ¹

8. Noun. A rough unit of quantity approximating the amount which would fill a railroad car ¹

9. Noun. The moving, load-carrying component of an elevator or other cable-drawn transport mechanism ¹

10. Noun. The passenger-carrying portion of certain amusement park rides, such as Ferris wheels ¹

11. Noun. The part of an airship, such as a balloon or dirigible, which houses the passengers and control apparatus ¹

12. Noun. (sailing) A sliding fitting that runs along a track ¹

13. Noun. (uncountable US) The aggregate of desirable characteristics of a car ¹

14. Noun. (computing) The first part of a cons in LISP. The first element of a list ¹

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Definition of Car

1. an automobile [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Car

caput succedaneum
caput superficiale musculi flexoris pollicis brevis
caput tali
caput transversum
caput transversum musculi adductoris hallucis
caput transversum musculi adductoris pollicis
caput ulnae
caput ulnare
caput ulnare musculi flexoris carpi ulnaris
caput ulnare musculi pronatoris teretis
caput zygomaticum quadrati labii superioris
car-body van
car-body vans
car alarm
car alarms
car barn

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