Definition of 'car'
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Example sentences containing 'car'
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The pair were seen chatting in the car with the engine running hours before. The Sun (2016)The cable car sails over silver birch and pines and patches of snow. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This money goes towards buying a new car when one is needed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More of us might downsize if our roads permitted a less uncomfortable ride in smaller cars. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We can move faster than we can run because of trains and cars. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There was a huge outcry against the advance of ribbon roads when the motor car arrived. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Moving over for 999 vehicles and letting cars out of side streets are acts people feel will go. The Sun (2016)It might be unpalatable to insist on smaller families but perhaps to limit the number of cars per household would be a viable alternative. Times, Sunday Times (2017)At university, she was helped by her father to find a practical car that could carry her boat and equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three quarters of all cars and vans and more than half of all engines built in the UK are for export. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The education system is represented by the car engine. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Traffic piled up behind the camera van as cars were forced to edge past. The Sun (2008)You can still eat well without packing half your dining room into the car. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They managed to reach the cable car that carried them to safety before being taken to hospital. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Want a faster car or one with better features? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Will the driverless car refuse to carry drunks? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Long drives will no longer be the chore they used to be in a small car. The Sun (2011)It also handles like a sports car on the road. The Sun (2010)Each of those engines required the manufacturing capacity of forty simple car engines. BomberThe trend is to include electronic stability control as standard on cars and vans. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is room for a car to be parked in a small front garden. Times, Sunday Times (2016)British cities could benefit from more cable cars. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The problem came to light only one car caught fire. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Not the number of cars, you understand. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For this purpose, a car must be placed in service. Christianity Today (2000)You could always substitute a planned week abroad for two long weekends exploring Britain by train or car. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The vehicle hit my car. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If drivers fail to buy enough electric cars, the number of car journeys may have to be cut by a third. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'car'
Very Common. car is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'car'
British English: car /kɑː/ NOUN
A car is a motor vehicle with room for a small number of passengers.
They arrived by car.
- American English: car
- Arabic: سَيَّارَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: carro
- Chinese: 小汽车
- Croatian: automobil
- Czech: auto
- Danish: bil
- Dutch: auto
- European Spanish: coche
- Finnish: auto
- French: voiture
- German: Auto
- Greek: αυτοκίνητο
- Italian: automobile
- Japanese: 自動車
- Korean: 자동차
- Norwegian: bil
- Polish: samochód
- European Portuguese: carro
- Romanian: mașină
- Russian: автомобиль
- Spanish: carro
- Swedish: bil
- Thai: รถยนต์
- Turkish: araba
- Ukrainian: авто
- Vietnamese: xe ô tô
Definition of car from the Collins English Dictionary
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