motor home


Definition of motor home

: a large motor vehicle equipped as living quarters — compare mobile home

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Examples of motor home in a Sentence

they lived out of their motor home until they found a suitable house
Recent Examples on the Web Maybe rent a motor home and park it in the lot outside the football stadium. John Canzano, oregonlive, "Canzano: Pac-12 presidents sound like they know what they’re doing when it comes to Larry Scott’s replacement," 21 Jan. 2021 As the countdown continued, six police officers who heard those warnings sprang into action, helping residents in downtown Nashville evacuate before the motor home made good on its threat and exploded Friday morning. Eric Levenson, CNN, "These six Nashville police officers evacuated residents moments before motor home exploded," 26 Dec. 2020 Ness' body was found in the motor home on March 2 in Royalton Township on Royal Heights Lane, roughly 11 miles southwest of Pine City. Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, "Suspect charged nearly a year after frozen body found in motor home near Pine City," 16 Dec. 2020 Thompson has his motor home cleaned out and ready in case families are given the green light. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Column: Parents relish chance to watch Aztecs football play for first time in 2020 at Utah State," 29 Oct. 2020 Those efforts proved futile Monday and most of Tuesday, basically keeping the Cup’s premier drivers and teams under motor home arrest. John Sturbin, Dallas News, "Joey Logano growing restless after another postponement of NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway," 28 Oct. 2020 Leery of flying to Detroit for the Concert of Colors taping, Was bought a motor home in June. Brian Mccollum, Detroit Free Press, "Don Was and Concert of Colors shake it up as culture-blending fest moves to TV and radio," 4 Oct. 2020 The agreement requires Shachar to pay $8.3 million and turn over vehicles including a Cessna 400 airplane, 2006 Bentley Mulsanne, luxury motor home, Cadillac Escalade and six minivans. Kate Gibson, CBS News, "Online Trading Academy deceived customers for years, FTC says," 15 Sep. 2020 Two San Diego police officers got under the motor home and repaired it. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, "The Beatles’ only San Diego concert was 55 years ago this week: Here’s what happened, on stage and off," 23 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of motor home

1965, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of motor home was in 1965

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Last Updated

30 Jan 2021

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“Motor home.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of motor home

: a type of vehicle that people can live and sleep in when they are traveling

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