gas-guzzler

noun
gas-guz·​zler | \ ˈgas-ˈgə-z(ə-)lər How to pronounce gas-guzzler (audio) \

Definition of gas-guzzler

: a usually large automobile that gets relatively poor mileage

Other Words from gas-guzzler

gas-guzzling \ ˈgas-​ˈgə-​z(ə-​)liŋ How to pronounce gas-guzzler (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of gas-guzzler

1928, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of gas-guzzler was in 1928

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23 Aug 2022

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“Gas-guzzler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gas-guzzler. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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