tourer

noun
tour·​er | \ ˈtu̇r-ər How to pronounce tourer (audio) \

Definition of tourer

2 : one that tours

Examples of tourer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While much of that ideology rings true, a key factor of the GT brief—the intention to build a grand tourer—has been missed, as the GT has a shorter range than any other model of EV6. Wired, 4 Aug. 2022 In its day, keeping the turbodiesel torque on the boil, this would have been a decently quick cross-continental European tourer. Brendan Mcaleer, Car and Driver, 3 July 2022 The British marque confirmed and teased the release of the final variant of its high-performance grand tourer on Tuesday. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 1 Dec. 2021 The other example was a 1923 Springfield Silver Ghost, an open-top tourer owned by Doug and Mary White of Raleigh, N.C., who put more than 10,000 miles on its odometer in 2021 alone. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 5 July 2022 While the body shares much of its design with the 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL, Mercedes has promised that the GT will remain differentiated from the convertible grand tourer despite the SL joining the AMG subbrand for its latest iteration. Caleb Miller, Car and Driver, 4 Apr. 2022 The all-electric grand tourer, known as Project Ronin, was named after John Frankenheimer’s 1998 film Ronin, which features a ton of car chases throughout Europe. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 4 May 2022 Heli pilots often like to ascend mountains like a ski tourer going uphill, weaving their way back and forth across the terrain. Erin Tierney, Outside Online, 4 Feb. 2021 Jensen combined Italian design, British touring-car ride, and American V-8s for a unique grand tourer. Elana Scherr, Car and Driver, 20 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of tourer

1924, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

10 Aug 2022

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“Tourer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tourer. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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