a hip-length overcoat or jacket originally designed to be worn while driving a car.
- Car crash
noun a collision between motor vehicles (informal) something or someone that has suffered ruin or calamity Contemporary Examples Perhaps Hildrebrand Gurlitt, killed in a car crash in 1956, thought he could do both. The Man Who Hoarded Art for the Nazis Christopher Dickey, Nadette De Visser November 4, 2013 “There was a father who had […]
of the nature of or resembling a caress: caressive words; a caressive breeze. characterized by or given to caresses.
the amount charged for a ride on a subway, streetcar, bus, etc. Historical Examples We sent ’em to Mrs. Trotter and she did the rest; except for three or four who came back to strike us for carfare. The Gentle Grafter O. Henry Instead of keeping the sixteen dollars for your carfare and incidentals and […]
the lading or freight of a ship, airplane, etc. load. cargos, pants or shorts having several cargo pockets to hold bulky gear and small items. of or denoting a style of pants or shorts with cargo pockets. Contemporary Examples cargo holds are still stocked with munition, though the weaponry sunk with the ships is still […]