|1.||[ noun ] (transportation) 4-wheeled motor vehicle; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine|
|Synonyms:||machine automobile auto motorcar|
"he needs a car to get to work"
|Related terms:||motor_vehicle cab jeep beach_wagon cruiser ambulance convertible sedan sports_car hot_rod hardtop subcompact stanley_steamer roadster coupe s.u.v. compact loaner horseless_carriage model_t pace_car touring_car racer limousine minivan hatchback gas_guzzler electric stock_car bus minicar hearse window rear_window accelerator car_door reverse cowl roof running_board door boot fender glove_compartment gasoline_engine auto_accessory grille automobile_engine hood car_seat car_window automobile_horn air_bag anti-sway_bar car_mirror second_gear buffer low sunroof tail_fin floorboard bumper high_gear third_gear passenger tunnel showroom spark_lever chattel grip road_map prang backseat rental alternator hopped-up automobile|
|2.||[ noun ] (transportation) a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad|
|Synonyms:||railway_car railroad_car railcar|
"three cars had jumped the rails"
|Related terms:||wheeled_vehicle freight_car passenger_car slip_coach cabin_car baggage_car club_car guard's_van handcar tender mail_car train suspension|
|3.||[ noun ] (transportation) where passengers ride up and down|
"the car was on the top floor"
|Related terms:||compartment elevator|
|4.||[ noun ] (transportation) car suspended from an airship and carrying personnel and cargo and power plant|
|Related terms:||compartment airship|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 32284|
|6.||[ noun ] (transportation) a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway|
"they took a cable car to the top of the mountain"
|Related terms:||compartment cable_railway|