Definition of tonneau cover in English:

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tonneau cover


A protective cover for the seats in an open car or cabin cruiser when they are not in use.
Example sentences
  • As a result, it does not need either a tonneau cover nor a roof lid.
  • Also the luggage area has been given a tonneau cover that moves with the rear seats to maintain its job of keeping articles in the boot from prying eyes.
  • Fortunately, our bed was lined and protected with a soft tonneau cover, and thus stored all our family gear (including two bikes) for a weekend away.

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Syllabification: ton·neau cov·er

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