vintage car


vintage car
vintage car noun
An old-fashioned car (specif one built between 1919 and 1930)
• • •
Main Entry:vintage

* * *

vintage car UK US noun [countable] [singular vintage car plural vintage cars]
an old car, especially one that was built between 1919 and 1930
Thesaurus: types of carhypernym makes of carhyponym

* * *

vintage car [vintage car] noun (BrE)
a car made between 1919 and 1930. Owners like to keep their vintage cars in good condition and vintage car rallies are held in many parts of the country. Officially a car made before 1919 is called a veteran car and an old car made after 1930 is a classic car but vintage car rallies often include them as well.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • vintage car — n BrE a car made between 1919 and 1930 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • vintage car — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ an old style or model of car, specifically one made between 1919 and 1930 …   English terms dictionary

  • Vintage car — A vintage car is commonly defined as a car built between the start of 1919 and the end of 1930. There is little debate about the start date of the vintage period mdash;the end of World War I is a nicely defined marker there mdash;but the end date …   Wikipedia

  • vintage car — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms vintage car : singular vintage car plural vintage cars an old car, especially one that was built between 1919 and 1930 …   English dictionary

  • vintage car — noun Brit. an old style or model of car, specifically one made between 1919 and 1930. Compare with veteran car …   English new terms dictionary

  • vintage car — n. old car that was built between the years 1919 and 1930 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vintage car — noun (C) BrE a car made between 1919 and 1930 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • vintage car — A car constructed in the period 1919 1930 …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Vintage (disambiguation) — Vintage is a process in wine making. It may also refer to:* Vintage (Akiyoshi, Tabackin album), a 2008 jazz duo recording by Toshiko Akiyoshi and Lew Tabackin * Vintage (album), a 2003 Michael Bolton album * Vintage (East West album), a 2003… …   Wikipedia

  • vintage — [ vɛ̃taʒ ] n. m. • 1967; mot angl. « vin millésimé » ♦ Anglic. Porto, champagne millésimé. ● vintage nom masculin (anglais vintage, grand cru) Vin de Porto, récolté les années exceptionnelles, et qu on laisse vieillir pendant au moins dix ans.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.