motor inn


Definition of motor inn

: motel especially : a large multistory motel

called also motor hotel

Examples of motor inn in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Located along Main's Midcoast region, the Lincolnville is a refreshed roadside motor inn dating back to the 1950s. Mia Taylor, Better Homes & Gardens, 21 Oct. 2021 The album was recorded hit-and-run style in a motor inn 35 miles north of Detroit with Simpson’s touring band. Greg Kot,, 26 Sep. 2019 Even in a cut-rate motor inn, generic art just won’t do anymore. James Sullivan,, 2 May 2018 Known for years as a destination for family vacations and modest-sized conventions, the Town and Country began life as a 46-room motor inn in 1953, set amid farmland and pastures. Lori Weisberg,, 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of motor inn

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Motor inn.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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