Definition of minivan in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈminēˌvan/


A small van, typically one fitted with seats in the back for passengers.
Example sentences
  • Thus, an 8-passenger minivan that gets 25 mpg must not be considered a gas-guzzler.
  • The Dodge brand was focused on trucks, Jeep on SUVs and Chrysler on passenger vehicles, including minivans.
  • He's sitting in the front seat of that Mercedes minivan for the quick drive back to the Vatican.

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Syllabification: min·i·van

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