limo

noun
\ ˈli-(ˌ)mō \
plural limos

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The iron security gates along Pennsylvania Avenue swung open and the presidential limo turned left, stopping a few yards later in front of Blair House, a stately white brick rowhouse with black shutters. David Nakamura, The Seattle Times, "Trump uses eight-vehicle motorcade to travel 250 yards to greet George W. Bush," 4 Dec. 2018 Two pedestrians and all 18 people in the limo celebrating a woman’s birthday died. Michael Hill, The Seattle Times, "Limo driver’s family believes he was given an unsafe vehicle," 10 Oct. 2018 All 18 people in the limo died, along with two pedestrians. German Lopez, Vox, "The limousine crash in Schoharie, New York, is the deadliest transportation accident in the US since a plane crash in 2009.," 8 Oct. 2018 In its report, the NTSB blamed excessive fatigue by the Walmart driver, but said that passengers in the limo were not wearing seat belts. Jimmy Vielkind And Josh Barbanel, WSJ, "Limo Crash at Popular Tourist Spot in Upstate New York Kills 20," 7 Oct. 2018 The two board the tank, reverse the turret to protect the barrel, and turn a four foot tall limousine into a two foot tall limo. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger Crush a Limo With His Own Tank," 30 July 2018 One of Click's fondest memories was riding in the back of a limo with Barbara and George during one of their trips to Tucson. Yvonne Wingett Sanchez, azcentral, "'Just a great, dignified lady': Arizonans share memories of Barbara Bush," 18 Apr. 2018 On day eight of the finals, in the early afternoon, Brazile is riding in a hotel limo, after a meet-and-greet with fans at a big roping tournament at a hotel off the Strip. Melissa Lyttle, Smithsonian, "The First Family of Rodeo," 13 Dec. 2017 Write to Jimmy Vielkind at Jimmy.Vielkind@wsj.com Corrections & Amplifications Scott Lisinicchia drove the limo involved in Saturday’s crash. Jimmy Vielkind, WSJ, "Limo Company Operator Faces Homicide Charge in Deadly N.Y. Crash," 10 Oct. 2018

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First Known Use of limo

1968, in the meaning defined above

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