motor court

noun

Definition of motor court

Examples of motor court in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web During the four-month meet in Grand Island, home becomes a pair of trailers in the motor court next to the track. Joe Drape, New York Times, "How Sports-Starved Bettors Made a Nebraska Horse Track Must-See TV," 12 May 2020 Out front, a stone motor court leads to a porte-cochère. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: Last laugh? Gwen Stefani sells L.A.-area home to stand-up comic," 19 Oct. 2019 The three-story home sits behind gates on a 1.71-acre lot with rolling lawns, mature landscaping and a motor court. Neal J. Leitereg, Los Angeles Times, "Disgraced USC dean, forced to resign after drug allegations, sells Pasadena home for $5.7 million," 25 Sep. 2019 The 1-acre property features a motor court, landscaped lawns, mature bougainvillea, and a tiered fountain. TheWeek, "6 gorgeous homes built in the 1920s," 22 Feb. 2020 Outside, the residence has a motor court, rolling lawns, a pool and an oversized spa, as well as a fire pit and two wood-burning fireplaces. Helen Murphy, PEOPLE.com, "The Entourage House — Home to Vincent Chase — Has Sold for $5.32 Million in Encino, California," 23 Jan. 2020 Outside, the residence has a motor court, rolling lawns, a pool and an oversized spa, as well as a fire pit and two wood-burning fireplaces. Helen Murphy, PEOPLE.com, "The Entourage House — Home to Vincent Chase — Has Sold for $5.32 Million in Encino, California," 23 Jan. 2020 One of the garages was converted into Gates’ office, and a motor court was built for additional parking. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: Weight loss guru Jenny Craig drops a few thousand square feet in Del Mar," 7 Sep. 2019 Outside, the residence has a motor court, rolling lawns, a pool and an oversized spa, as well as a fire pit and two wood-burning fireplaces. Helen Murphy, PEOPLE.com, "The Entourage House — Home to Vincent Chase — Has Sold for $5.32 Million in Encino, California," 23 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of motor court

1936, in the meaning defined above

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20 May 2020

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“Motor court.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/motor%20court. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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