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EtymologyEdit

From French voiture.

NounEdit

voiture (plural voitures)

  1. (obsolete) vehicle
    • 1919, Ronald Firbank, Valmouth, Duckworth, hardback edition, page 101
      As in a stupor, forging headlong forward she was overtaken in the vicinity of Valopolis by the evening voiture of Madame Mimosa, the lady's monogram, "Kiki," wreathed in true-love-knots, emblazoning triply the doors and rear.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French veiture, from Latin vectūra, from the verb vehō (I carry, I bear).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vwa.tyʁ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

voiture f (plural voitures)

  1. car (motorized vehicle)
  2. (historical) car (wheeled vehicle usually pulled by a horse)
  3. car (wagon)

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