Definition of 'hire car'
Example sentences containing 'hire car'
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MILLIONS of us will hire cars while on holiday this summer. The Sun (2011)Three-quarters of all hire cars rented in European resorts lack basic safety equipment required by according to a new survey. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But the electric vehicle as an inner-city hire car for short periods could be the viable business model that underpins future production. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When it was time to get back in the hire car and head for home, they didn't want to leave. The Sun (2015)She was worried that if I had a criminal record we wouldn't be able to get a hire car on holiday. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Translations for 'hire car'
British English: hire car /ˈhaɪə kɑː/ NOUN
A hire car is a car that you rent for a specified, usually short, period.
- American English: rental car
- Arabic: سَيَّارَةٌ لِلإِستِأجَار
- Brazilian Portuguese: aluguel de carro
- Chinese: 租车
- Croatian: unajmljen automobil
- Czech: pronajatý vůz
- Danish: udlejningsbil
- Dutch: huurauto
- European Spanish: coche de alquiler
- Finnish: vuokra-auto
- French: voiture de location
- German: Mietwagen
- Greek: μίσθωση αυτοκινήτου
- Italian: automobile a noleggio
- Japanese: レンタカー
- Korean: 렌트카
- Norwegian: leiebil
- Polish: wynajem samochodów
- European Portuguese: carro alugado
- Romanian: mașină închiriată
- Russian: автомобиль напрокат
- Spanish: vehículo de alquiler
- Swedish: hyrbil
- Thai: การเช่ารถ
- Turkish: kiralık araba
- Ukrainian: автомобіль на прокат
- Vietnamese: thuê ô tô
Definition of hire car from the Collins English Dictionary
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