sports car

noun
a small, high-powered automobile with long, low lines, usually seating two persons.
Also, sport car.


Origin:
1920–25

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sports car
 
n
a production car designed for speed, high acceleration, and manoeuvrability, having a low body and usually adequate seating for only two persons

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Example sentences
Gliding off down the fast lane in a sports car, stopping to fill up with thirty
  litres of petrol.
He compares the process to driving a fast sports car.
Spending a year in graduate school is surely more laudable than buying an
  expensive sports car.
Despite heaps of debt, he buys an expensive sports car, anticipating success.
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