anti-sway bar

an·​ti-sway bar | \ ¦an-tī-¦swā- How to pronounce anti-sway bar (audio) , ¦an-tē-\

Definition of anti-sway bar

: sway bar sense 2 A rear anti-sway bar (there was none in front) was mounted transversely … with arms trailing rearward to the links to the rear axle.— Dean Batchelor, Car and Driver, September 1984

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First Known Use of anti-sway bar

1953, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anti-sway bar

anti- entry 1 + sway entry 1

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