carpool

verb car·pool \ ˈkär-ˌpül \
|Updated on: 30 Jun 2018

Definition of carpool

carpooled; carpooling; carpools
: to participate in a car pool

carpooler

noun

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First Known Use of carpool

1962

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car pool

noun

Definition of car pool

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

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First Known Use of car pool

1942

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CARPOOL Defined for Kids

car pool

noun

Definition of car pool for Students

: 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

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