Definition of Rolls-Royce in English:


Syllabification: Rolls-Royce
Pronunciation: /rōlz ˈrois


  • 1 trademark A luxury car produced by the British Rolls-Royce company.
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    • Every November, Hanson would draw up slowly to the mansion in his Rolls-Royce, carefully checking everything was perfect.
    • Apparently, only the front end of my Rolls-Royce was a Rolls-Royce.
    • At the very front of the queue, in a pastel yellow Rolls-Royce, was the new Lord Mayor Audrey Jones.
  • 2 (also Rolls Royce) A product that is the most luxurious or highly specified of its kind: the one I have at the moment is the Rolls Royce of accordions
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    • No wonder Finzi astutely dubbed Walton ' the Rolls-Royce of music '.
    • This is the Rolls-Royce, the Citizen Kane, the Cordon Bleu of cartoons.
    • I am on the Rolls-Royce of Saturday evening shows.

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