Definition of carhop in English:

carhop

Syllabification: car·hop
Pronunciation: /ˈkärˌhäp
 
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noun

North American informal , • dated
  • A waiter or waitress at a drive-in restaurant.
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    • By switching, in 1948, to what the McDonald brothers called ‘Speedee Service’ - which involved eliminating carhops, dishes, and the like - they were able to lower their costs, and thus the prices they charged.
    • At this joint, customers pulled up under the long awning stretched across the parking lot and waited for one of the carhops to come out and take the order.
    • Long before there were fast-food drive-thrus, there were carhops slinging chili dogs and orange shakes at The Varsity, which opened in 1928 and now has four locations around town.

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