Definition of stowaway in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstəʊəweɪ/


A person who stows away on a passenger vehicle.
Example sentences
  • The two men inspected recently installed systems for checking passports and detecting stowaways on vehicles, including heartbeat sensors and gamma ray scanners.
  • Many of the drivers complain that they had no reason to suspect their vehicles contained stowaways, and that they are being used as unpaid immigration officials.
  • He soon finds himself sailing away from the port in the Melissa, one of the worlds most luxurious cruise ships, not as a stowaway but as a legitimate passenger.

Words that rhyme with stowaway


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Line breaks: stow|away

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