coupe de ville

\ (ˈ)kü¦pādə¦vil, ¦küpdə-\
plural coupes de ville\ -​pāzdə¦vil , -​psd-​ ; -​pādə¦vilz , -​pd-​ \

Definition of coupe de ville

: a convertible coupe in which the top may be adjusted to cover either both seats or the back seat alone

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History and Etymology for coupe de ville

French coupé de ville town coupé

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