Definition of bumper car in English:

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bumper car

Pronunciation: /ˈbəmpər kär/


A small electrically powered car with rubber bumpers all around, driven in an enclosure at an amusement park with the aim of bumping into other such cars.
Example sentences
  • We went on every ride on the boardwalk, from the Tilt-O'-Whirl to the bumper cars to the merry-go-round.
  • For the rest of the morning the four of them went on rollercoasters, bumper cars and all the extreme rides that they saw.
  • Zack loves the motion, noise and excitement of a fair, but the only rides he ventures on are fun houses and the occasional bumper cars (with me driving).

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Syllabification: bump·er car

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