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Synonyms for car

Synonyms for car

a motor vehicle with four wheels

the compartment that is suspended from an airship and that carries personnel and the cargo and the power plant

where passengers ride up and down

a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway

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Fogg and his companions resumed their places in the car, and observed the varied landscape which unfolded itself as they passed along the vast prairies, the mountains lining the horizon, and the creeks, with their frothy, foaming streams.
The car cracked in the utter drought and glare, and they put crushed ice to Mrs.
It is merely a very long rope which is suffered to trail from the car, and the effect of which is to prevent the balloon from changing its level in any material degree.
Honey she had in plenty out of her own hives, but treacle was what her soul desired, and Car had been about to give her a treat of surprise.
Nor did the doctor forget an awning to shelter the car, nor the coverings and blankets that were to be the bedding of the journey, nor some fowling pieces and rifles, with their requisite supply of powder and ball.
In the car, sprawling upon a sort of bed-bench, in an attitude of elaborate self-abandonment, was a large, blond lady, wearing a fur coat and a big floriferous hat.
The little crowd stood on one side and the two men stepped into the car.
He leaned from the car for a moment and held out something in the hollow of his hand.
On one side of the car a waiter with some broken glasses beside a tray was huddled near the step.
Whose car it was he did not know any more than did he know the owner of the house, with its generous, rolling, tree-studded lawns.
Came the long day, when, routed from bed at three in the morning to dig a surface car out of the wrecked show windows of a drug store and get it back on the track, they had laboured all day clearing up a half-dozen smash-ups and arrived at the car house at nine at night just as another call came in.
Martin told Jimmy that he would get off at Sixteenth Street Station and catch the electric car into Oakland.
Got a wollopin' from Peterson most likely in the last town and then was shipped along with the bunch and left to die in the baggage car.
But come, put on your arms of war that with all speed we may bring the car of Ares and our own together and fight; for he shall not frighten the dauntless son of Zeus, nor yet the son of Iphiclus: rather, I think he will flee before the two sons of blameless Alcides who are near him and eager to raise the war cry for battle; for this they love better than a feast.
This closed car smells of salt fish, the strong New England and commercial scent, reminding me of the Grand Banks and the fisheries.