Dictionary

tailpipe

noun tail·pipe \-ˌpīp\

Definition of TAILPIPE

:  an outlet by which engine exhaust gases are expelled from a vehicle (as an automobile or jet aircraft)

First Known Use of TAILPIPE

1922
TAILPIPE Defined for Kids

tailpipe

noun tail·pipe \ˈtāl-ˌpīp\

Definition of TAILPIPE for Kids

:  the pipe carrying off the exhaust gases from the muffler of an engine in a car or truck

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: tail–pipe burnerPrevious Word in the Dictionary: tailpinAll Words Near: tailpipe
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears