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repmobile

Line breaks: rep|mobile
Pronunciation: /ˈrɛpməbiːl/

Definition of repmobile in English:

noun

informal , derogatory
A mid-range saloon car, typically used as a company car.
Example sentences
  • So what we are inevitably dealing with here is an extruded repmobile - a repmobile for the rep with more samples than he knows what to do with, or, perhaps, for the rep who suddenly finds that his samples include children and their bikes.
  • It takes less than 15 minutes for a skilled crook to turn a tired 80,000-mile repmobile into a 30,000-mile one careful owner's family car.

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