odometer odometer  /ˌoʊ ˈdɑ mə tər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a meter that shows mileage traversed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. An otherwise prosperous Chrysler decade was tarnished in 1987 when a federal grand jury indicted the automaker for odometer fraud.
  2. Three times last month Att a rented cars from Warrick's Rent-a-Car in Pompano Beach and checked one back in with 2,000 miles on the odometer.
  3. I remember thinking, when I turned twentythe odometer rolling over an ominous zero into a new decadehow terribly old I had become, and how little I had accomplished.

News

  • Car dealership's license suspended

    An Omro-area car dealership had its license suspended last month after state regulators said it improperly replaced odometer clusters on vehicles it sold.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Green Bay

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Quotes

  1. "I've been thinking about it for a while to get him skating, to put a few more miles on the odometer," MacTavish said. "The other thing is getting him to play with like-minded players, get him playing with guys who can work to his strengths,...
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Craig MacTavish Source: Canada.com

  2. "It'sa long shot," said Steven W. Squyres, the principal investigator for Opportunity and its sister rover, Spirit, on the other side on Mars. "We've got 12 kilometers on the odometer and another 12 to go to get to this thing."
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Steve Squyres Source: New York Times

  3. "State law requires that a dealer or an individual selling a used car must reveal to a potential buyer the total number of miles registered on the odometer and any alteration done to the odometer," Nixon said in a news release.
    on Dec 7, 2006 By: Jay Nixon Source: Kansas City Channel.com

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