a place or structure having special equipment for washing automobiles.
the washing of an automobile:
The service station is offering free car washes to draw customers.
One of them realizes she is paid less as a part-time employee of PEN than she would be as a burger-flipper or a car-wash girl.
Great Weekend Reads The Daily Beast November 19, 2010
verb See car-bomb See car-bomb
- Car-boot sale
noun a sale of goods from car boots in a site hired for the occasion
- Car-crash tv
noun television programmes that show deliberately controversial, disturbing, or horrific material
car-surf verb To ride on the outside of a car, esp on the trunk: The boy was thrown from the trunk early Saturday morning while ”car-surfing” (1990s+)