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  • n. an old, worn-out car.


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  • Actually on the street it is more than an "old worn out car".

    A hoopty is more likely to be an older car with "bling" accessories. Those might be rotating hubcaps, large rims worth more than a car, fake aerodynamic wings, etc. You get the idea.

    September 26, 2011

  • I'd forgotten this word. Mmmmmm. :)

    February 7, 2009

  • An old, beat-up, but still running, car.

    February 6, 2009