verb (used with object)
to test (an automotive vehicle) under normal operating conditions on the road, as by a potential purchaser.
a check of an automobile’s performance in actual operation on the road.
an examination of a person’s driving skill, conducted in normal traffic, especially as a requirement for an automobile driver’s license.
a test to ensure that a vehicle is roadworthy, esp after repair or servicing, by driving it on roads
a test of something in actual use
verb (transitive)
to test (a vehicle) in this way
to test (something) in a real and appropriate context


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