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touring car

an open automobile designed for five or more passengers.
a modern two-door coupe.
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Origin of touring car
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • With a black scowl on his face, the baffled Spangler made his way to the touring-car.

  • "We have our own touring-car," added Roger, pointing to the car.

    Dave Porter in the Gold Fields Edward Stratemeyer
  • She pointed him to a great chair and seated herself on the corner of a leather divan nearly as big as a touring-car.

    We Can't Have Everything Rupert Hughes
  • The touring-car was screened from sight, and so was the adobe house.

    Motor Matt's Clue Stanley R. Matthews
  • In the midst of this outburst the second touring-car came slowly forward.

    Dave Porter At Bear Camp Edward Stratemeyer
  • "I should say not," said Balt Finn, the driver of the touring-car.

    Motor Matt's Clue Stanley R. Matthews
  • This woman walked directly up to the touring-car and flung herself into it without a word.

    "Persons Unknown" Virginia Tracy
  • As with his touring-car, so with his tractor engine,123 he has had the same end in view.

    Under the Maples John Burroughs
  • Less than a quarter of a mile was covered when those in the touring-car saw a figure ahead they knew to be Job Haskers.

    Dave Porter in the Gold Fields Edward Stratemeyer
  • We both had longings for a touring-car and we wanted to travel.

    Our Next-Door Neighbors Belle Kanaris Maniates

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