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

  • transitive v. To equip with a motor.
  • transitive v. To supply with motor-driven vehicles.
  • transitive v. To provide with automobiles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To fit something with a motor.
  • v. To supply something or someone with motor vehicles.
  • v. To supply armoured vehicles; to mechanize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To substitute motor-driven vehicles, or automobiles, for the horses and horse-drawn vehicles of (a fire department, city, etc.).
  • transitive v. to equip (a piece of machinery) with a motor.
  • transitive v. to provide with automobiles or other motor vehicles.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In psychology, to apprehend a visual or auditory stimulus in motor or kinesthetic terms.

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

  • v. equip with a motor
  • v. equip with a motor vehicle
  • v. equip with armed and armored motor vehicles


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