Definition of demolition derby in English:

demolition derby

Line breaks: demo|li¦tion derby
Pronunciation: /ˈdəːbi


North American
  • A competition in which cars are driven into each other until only one car is left running.
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    • The race was twice delayed by safety cars after initial laps that resembled more a demolition derby than a Grand Prix.
    • The third and final race turned out to be more like a demolition derby.
    • The demolition derby put a fitting end to the night's classic carnage as the old cars from both classes fought each other to a standstill.

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