sport utility vehicle

sport-utility vehicle

[spawrt-yoo-til-i-tee, spohrt]
noun
a rugged vehicle with a trucklike chassis and four-wheel drive, designed for occasional off-road use. Abbreviation: SUV

Origin:
1990–95

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sport utility vehicle or sports utility vehicle
 
n
sport utility, Sometimes shortened to: sports utility, SUV a high-powered car with four-wheel drive, originally designed for off-road use
 
sports utility vehicle or sports utility vehicle
 
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