Definition of coin-operated
- a coin-operated laundry
- … its arcade of coin-operated electronic amusement machines.
- —John Hersey, The New Yorker, 7 Sept. 1987
- He then slides on shower sandals to fetch blankets from the coin-op dryer in the basement of his Manhattan apartment building.
- —Sandra Sobieraj Westfall, People, 30 July 2012