Definitions for jalopydʒəˈlɒp i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ja•lop•ydʒəˈlɒp i(n.)(pl.)-lop•ies.

  1. an old, decrepit, or unpretentious automobile.

    Category: Informal

Origin of jalopy:

1925–30, Amer.; orig. uncert.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bus, jalopy, heap(noun)

    a car that is old and unreliable

    "the fenders had fallen off that old bus"


  1. jalopy(Noun)

    An old, dilapidated automobile.

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