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 It’s not easy to improve on a regal grand tourer packing 650 hp, but that didn’t deter Bentley. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 13 Apr. 2021 Its proportions are classic grand tourer, with wider fenders and clean and uncluttered surfaces. Steve Siler, Car and Driver, 31 Mar. 2021 Those who prefer a more refined grand tourer will appreciate the 523-hp GT and 550-hp GT C, and those with sportier desires will gravitate toward the 577-hp GT R and GT R Pro. Eric Stafford, Car and Driver, 19 Feb. 2021 The British marque has just unveiled the new-and-improved version of its regal grand tourer’s high-performance variant. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 24 Mar. 2021 Power was increased, but the Riviera had clearly begun to metamorphose from a grand tourer into a luxo barge. Csaba Csere, Car and Driver, 23 Feb. 2021 The svelte, radically-looking grand tourer incorporates sustainable materials and comes programmed with autonomous electric driving technology. Morgan Korn, ABC News, 21 Feb. 2021 Adventure tourer, long travel suspension with a 32-inch seat height. Joe Michaud, San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Nov. 2020 The new Portofino maintains its otherwise alluring overall shape and proportions as a four-seat grand tourer, as well as its folding hardtop that can be raised or lowered in 15 seconds at speeds up to 25 mph. Mike Sutton, Car and Driver, 16 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of tourer

1924, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

11 Jun 2021

Cite this Entry

“Tourer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tourer. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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