swamp buggy

swamp buggy

noun
an amphibious vehicle for use in and around swamps, typically having an automobile engine, four-wheel drive, large wheels with deep treads, and a raised chassis.
Also called marsh buggy.


Origin:
1940–45, Americanism

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swamp buggy
 
n
(esp in the US and Canada) a light aerofoil conveyance for use in regions with swamps, lakes, etc

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