limousine limousine  /ˈlɪ mə ˌzin/

Definition(s):

  • (n) large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur

Usage(s):

  1. When he bought a limousine equipped with a bar and television, he also ordered a special nook for the gun he always carried.
  2. Up the tall hill on which perches the citadel of Prague sped the sleek limousine of Lewis Einstein.
  3. The young Russian-studies scholar had jumped from a 10th-floor window of the Milford Plaza Hotel and bounced off the hood of a stretch limousine.

News

  1. TLC approves new rules for Taxi of Tomorrow

    The Taxi and Limousine Commission on Thursday passed an amended set of rules for its controversial “Taxi of Tomorrow.” Under the new rules, cab operators would be able to purchase a hybrid alternative to the Nissan NV200 minivan cab..
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

  2. Panel Adopts New Rules for Taxi of Tomorrow

    The vote by the Taxi and Limousine Commission is likely to bring more litigation from cab operators who have opposed the plan, which a judge blocked last month.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Limousine-safety bill passes state transportation committee

    California lawmakers are working on legislation to protect passenger safety in limousines.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KABC-TV Los Angeles

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Quotes

  1. "I know how to live within limits," Brown said the night he won the Democratic Party primary earlier this month. "I got rid of the governor's limousine, his private jet, and instead of the new mansion, I rented an apartment across from the...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Jerry Brown Source: The Associated Press

  2. "The most obvious technique to utilize, that comes to mind ...... would be a limousine in the VIP underground car park," the operative, Dhiren Barot, wrote in a memo about the Prudential Building in Newark, NJ
    on Nov 17, 2006 By: Dhiren Barot Source: Forbes

  3. "This car is a limousine," said Webber, who gave the RB6 a first run in Jerez. "We only had small aerodynamic changes so we didn't go crazy. It shows how clever [designer] Adrian Newey is."
    on Feb 10, 2010 By: Mark Webber Source: BBC Sport

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