Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A railroad passenger car equipped with lounge chairs, tables, a buffet or bar, and other comforts. Also called lounge car.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. railroad car having a bar and tables and lounge chairs

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Examples

  • I can still see the faces of the people in that magnificent club car when a woman in riding-clothes, stained and torn, wearing an old sweater and a man's hat, and carrying a camera, a fishing-rod, and a cutthroat trout weighing three and a half pounds, invaded their bored and elegant privacy.

    Through Glacier Park: Seeing America First with Howard Eaton

  • Over the flat country, with inquiring prairie dogs sitting up to inspect us, the train of heavy Pullman diners and club car moved steadily toward the purple drop-curtain of the mountains.

    Through Glacier Park: Seeing America First with Howard Eaton

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