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tourer

Syllabification: tour·er
Pronunciation: /ˈto͝orər
 
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Definition of tourer in English:

noun

A car, camper, or bicycle designed for touring.
Example sentences
  • For touring, the best bike is a tourer - strong frame, big wheels, rack on the back for panniers, mudguards for the rain, enough gears for the hills.
  • By definition, sports tourers are usually more refined than their all-out sports bike cousins but the ZZ-R refuses to grow old just yet and does a very good impression of a bike that still yearns for a bit of fun.
  • Sadly, this is not a sports car; it's a sports tourer.

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