Definition of Popemobile in English:

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Popemobile

Pronunciation: /ˈpəʊpməbiːl/

noun

informal
A bulletproof vehicle with a raised viewing area, used by the Pope on official visits.
Example sentences
  • Like any figure in popular culture, he has his trademarks, from kissing the soil of the country he is visiting, to the Popemobile.
  • The Popemobile was one of the security measures instituted after Pope John Paul II was shot in St Peter's Square in 1981.
  • Hundreds of thousands of faithful sang, cheered and sobbed along Mexico City streets as John Paul waved to them from his Popemobile.

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