rearview mirror

noun rear·view mirror \ ˈrir-ˌvyü- \
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of rearview mirror

: a mirror (as in an automobile) that gives a view of the area behind a vehicle

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First Known Use of rearview mirror

1926


REARVIEW MIRROR Defined for English Language Learners

rearview mirror

noun

Definition of rearview mirror for English Language Learners

  • : a mirror in a vehicle that allows the driver to see what is behind the vehicle


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