Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

car pool

noun

Simple Definition of car pool

  • : a group of people who regularly share a car when they are going to and from their jobs or who take turns driving each other other's children to school, activities, etc.

Full Definition of car pool

  1. :  an arrangement in which a group of people commute together by car; also :  the group entering into such an arrangement

1942

First Known Use of car pool

1942


CAR POOL Defined for Kids

car pool

noun

Definition of car pool

  1. :  an arrangement by a group of automobile owners in which each takes turns driving his or her own car and giving the others a ride




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up car pool? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 12, 2016

of, relating to, or suggestive of marble

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 16.96 pounds 100 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ