carport carport  /ˈkɑr ˌpɔrt/


  • (n) garage for one or two cars consisting of a flat roof supported on poles


  1. But most seemed to have hit lawns and carports rather than causing real structural damage to homes.
  2. The size of the average car has doubled in ten years; powerboats on trailers choke carports.
  3. By noon the next day, the News switchboard had received 200 calls; seven local firms immediately went into the business with carport kits, and so far have sold 300.


  1. Car crashes into building, injuring one person

    The Wayne Township Fire Department was called to The Islands Apartment complex on the city’s west side for a car that had crashed into a building. Just after 9 p.m. Saturday, a woman crashed her car through a carport and …
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

  2. Oxnard carport fire causes thousands of dollars in damage

    Oxnard firefighters extinguished a carport blaze that caused thousands of dollars in damage early today, fire officials said.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

  3. Fire at two Ben Lomond homes displaces four people

    BEN LOMOND -- A fire that started in a carport in Ben Lomond damaged three cars and two homes, displacing four people on Thursday.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel

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  • "It is not hard to jump off the edge of the carport and fly again," Martin told News Limited newspapers.
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: Ray Martin Source: Scopical

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