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  • n. Plural form of license plate.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Most of the veteran group’s new fans think the name a play on “You, too?” rather than on a high-altitude American spy plane that could read the license plates on cars entering the Kremlin and that, like rock music, is still oper-ational; words and parachute by Francis Gary Powers.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

  • All the license plates said “Utah!” just like my guidebook, and I shook my head.

    Miss Misery

  • I found him out back of the rec center on the Tuesday before the tournament, washing his old Mercedes—the one with the license plates that read GDZBENZ.

    The Hand You’re Dealt

  • He'd stood on the street outside her house, leaning on a cane, beside the blue Benz with the Herat license plates and the white stripe bisecting the roof, the hood, and trunk.

    A Thousand Splendid Suns


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