American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An electrical appliance that cleans surfaces by suction.
- n. A domestic or industrial mobile machine for cleaning floors and similar surfaces that draws dust and other particles into a container (often a bag) by the suction created by an electric motor driving a fan.
GNU Webster's 1913
- A machine for cleaning carpets, tapestry, upholstered work, etc., by suction; -- sometimes called a
- n. an electrical home appliance that cleans by suction
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“A combination remote-operated vehicle, underwater vacuum cleaner and sub-bottom sonar," he enthused.”
“Janvier could not help pulling a face at the idea of lugging a vacuum cleaner from house to house.”
“A SALESMAN NAMED JAMIE KNOCKED on a door in Twin Falls, Idaho, hoping to sell a vacuum cleaner to the couple who lived there.”
“At seven-forty the next morning, at the far end of the third-floor hall, the vacuum cleaner coughed, sputtered, and roared into life.”
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