motorcar

Definitions of motorcar
  1. noun
    a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    synonyms: auto, automobile, car, machine
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    ambulance
    a vehicle that takes people to and from hospitals
    beach waggon, beach wagon, estate car, station waggon, station wagon, waggon, wagon
    a car that has a long body and rear door with space behind rear seat
    bus, heap, jalopy
    a car that is old and unreliable
    cab, hack, taxi, taxicab
    a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
    compact, compact car
    a small and economical car
    convertible
    a car that has top that can be folded or removed
    coupe
    a car with two doors and front seats and a luggage compartment
    cruiser, patrol car, police car, police cruiser, prowl car, squad car
    a car in which policemen cruise the streets; equipped with radiotelephonic communications to headquarters
    electric, electric automobile, electric car
    a car that is powered by electricity
    gas guzzler
    a car with relatively low fuel efficiency
    hardtop
    a car that resembles a convertible but has a fixed rigid top
    hatchback
    a car having a hatchback door
    horseless carriage
    an early term for an automobile
    hot rod, hot-rod
    a car modified to increase its speed and acceleration
    jeep, landrover
    a car suitable for traveling over rough terrain
    limo, limousine
    large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur
    loaner
    a car that is lent as a replacement for one that is under repair
    minicar
    a car that is even smaller than a subcompact car
    minivan
    a small box-shaped passenger van; usually has removable seats; used as a family car
    Model T
    the first widely available automobile powered by a gasoline engine; mass-produced by Henry Ford from 1908 to 1927
    pace car
    a high-performance car that leads a parade of competing cars through the pace lap and then pulls off the course
    race car, racer, racing car
    a fast car that competes in races
    roadster, runabout, two-seater
    an open automobile having a front seat and a rumble seat
    saloon, sedan
    a car that is closed and that has front and rear seats and two or four doors
    sport car, sports car
    a small low car with a high-powered engine; usually seats two persons
    S.U.V., SUV, sport utility, sport utility vehicle
    a high-performance four-wheel drive car built on a truck chassis
    Stanley Steamer
    a steam-powered automobile
    stock car
    a car kept in dealers' stock for regular sales
    subcompact, subcompact car
    a car smaller than a compact car
    phaeton, tourer, touring car
    large open car seating four with folding top
    secondhand car, used-car
    a car that has been previously owned; not a new car
    berlin
    a limousine with a glass partition between the front and back seats
    brougham
    a sedan that has no roof over the driver's seat
    finisher
    a race car that finishes a race
    funny wagon
    an ambulance used to transport patients to a mental hospital
    gypsy cab
    a taxicab that cruises for customers although it is licensed only to respond to calls
    minicab
    a minicar used as a taxicab
    panda car
    a police cruiser
    shooting brake
    another name for a station wagon
    stock car
    a racing car with the basic chassis of a commercially available car
    type of:
    automotive vehicle, motor vehicle
    a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
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