Definitions

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  • n. A railroad car that carries passengers.
  • n. A road vehicle that carries passengers; a motorcar or automobile.

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

  • n. a railcar where passengers ride

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Examples

  • Father returned home last Wednesday night, we were rejoiced to see him, he had great difficulty in getting home, the roads were so crowded, he did not enter a passenger car from the time he left Jackson until he returned, at one time he found the train under the control of a regiment of South Carolinians, and he went to the Superintendant of

    Diary, August 8, 1859-May 15, 1865.

  • The U.S. auto industry serves as a convenient example of America’s product-quality problems because so much of the public’s economic well-being and safety depends on automobile-related jobs and on passenger car transportation.

    Why Nothing Works

  • I said as perkily as possible, then crossed in front of the car, opened the front passenger car door, and tugged Andy out.

    Flirting with Disaster

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