power steering

noun

Definition of power steering

  1. :  an automotive steering system with engine power used to amplify the torque applied at the steering wheel by the driver

1932

First Known Use of power steering

1932


POWER STEERING Defined for English Language Learners

power steering

noun

Definition of power steering for English Language Learners

  • : a steering system in cars that uses power from the engine to make it easier to turn the steering wheel


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