dodgem dodgem

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small low-powered electrically powered vehicle driven on a special platform where there are many others to be dodged

Usage(s):

  • In Denmark for a five-day visit, Richard Nixon squired Pat through Copenhagen's dazzling Tivoli Gardens, careened around in a "dodgem" car there, and toured Hamlet's Kronborg .

News

  1. Camden Park plans to reopen Tuesday

    CEREDO -- Camden Park is closed for two days after the Dodgem' Cars were destroyed in an electrical fire early Sunday morning.
    on July 22, 2013     Source: The Huntington Herald-Dispatch

  2. Fire destroys ride at Camden Park

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- Camden Park is closed after a fire destroyed the Dodgem Cars ride. The fire occurred early Sunday morning at the amusement park in Wayne County.Ride supervisor Shawn Wellman tells media outlets that a power surge following an outage ca...
    on July 22, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

Quotes

  • "If Garth wants to play dodgem cars on the straight, I'm up for it," Skaife said. "Courtney speared into the back of the car and turned me around. That's an absolute joke. If he was any sort of a man he would be the first one in here to...
    on Jul 22, 2007 By: Mark Skaife Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

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