What does cable car mean?

Definitions for cable car

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cable car, car(noun)

    a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway

    "they took a cable car to the top of the mountain"


  1. cable car(Noun)

    A streetcar moved by gripping to rotating loop of cable running along the track.

  2. cable car(Noun)

    A hanging carriage or car for transporting people or cargo


  1. Cable car

    A cable car is any of a variety of transportation systems relying on cables to pull vehicles along or lower them at a steady rate, or a vehicle on these systems. The vehicles are motor-less and engine-less pulled by cable that is rotated by motor off-board.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cable car in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cable car in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cesar Dockweiler:

    The cable car came out much cheaper than a metro. It pays for its own maintenance through ticket fees.

  2. Kyle Stewart:

    The highlight of the trip was getting on a train for less than $ 1 for a 70-minute journey into the rolling hills just outside of Beijing, we took a cable car ride to the Great Wall and walked it with our daughter.

Images & Illustrations of cable car

  1. cable carcable carcable car

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