motor vehicle


motor vehicle

noun

: a vehicle (such as a car, truck, or motorcycle) that is powered by a motor

Full Definition of MOTOR VEHICLE

:  an automotive vehicle not operated on rails; especially :  one with rubber tires for use on highways

Examples of MOTOR VEHICLE

  1. You can register your car at the Registry of Motor Vehicles.
  2. <got a license to drive a motor vehicle the minute she turned 16>

First Known Use of MOTOR VEHICLE

1890

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