bumper car

noun
Updated on: 29 Apr 2018

Definition of bumper car

: a small electric car made to be driven around in an enclosure and to be bumped into others (as at an amusement park)

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First Known Use of bumper car

1945

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BUMPER CAR Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of bumper car for English Language Learners

  • : a small electric car that you drive around in a small area at an amusement park and use to try to hit other cars


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