What does chauffeur mean?

Definitions for chauffeur
ˈʃoʊ fər, ʃoʊˈfɜrchauf·feur

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word chauffeur.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chauffeur(verb)

    a man paid to drive a privately owned car

  2. drive around, chauffeur(verb)

    drive someone in a vehicle

Wiktionary

  1. chauffeur(Noun)

    A person employed to drive a private motor car or a hired car of executive or luxury class (like a limousine).

  2. chauffeur(Noun)

    The driver of a fire truck.

  3. chauffeur(Verb)

    To be, or act as, a chauffeur .

  4. chauffeur(Verb)

    To transport (someone) in a motor car.

Freebase

  1. Chauffeur

    A chauffeur is a person employed to drive a passenger motor vehicle, especially a luxury vehicle such as a large sedan or limousine. Originally such drivers were always personal servants of the vehicle owner, but now in many cases specialist chauffeur service companies, or individual drivers provide both driver and vehicle for hire, although there are service companies that just provide the driver.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Chauffeur

    shōf-fėr, n. a motor-car attendant. [Fr.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. chauffeur

    The power behind the thrown.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. CHAUFFEUR

    A man who is smart enough to operate an automobile, but clever enough not to own one.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Chauffeur

    The French term for a motor-car driver; it has no English equivalent.

How to pronounce chauffeur?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say chauffeur in sign language?

  1. chauffeur

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chauffeur in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chauffeur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of chauffeur in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    Being a mom, what are you ? You're a diplomat, interpersonal relationships. You're a chef. You're a chauffeur. You're a problem solver. You're a nurse. You're a health care provider. You have so much, and that's just with the children, not to mention the other aspects of family, i don't think that before I had five children in six years that I used time as effectively as I did as a mom. ... I didn't even have time sometimes to wash my face.

  2. Nancy Pelosi:

    I want more young women in Congress who are in the course of raising their children, because it's important for women in that situation to see someone who shares their experience at the table, being a mom, what are you ? You're a diplomat, interpersonal relationships. You're a chef. You're a chauffeur. You're a problem solver. You're a nurse. You're a health care provider. You have so much, and that's just with the children, not to mention the other aspects of family.

Images & Illustrations of chauffeur

  1. chauffeurchauffeurchauffeurchauffeurchauffeur

Popularity rank by frequency of use

chauffeur#10000#29477#100000

Translations for chauffeur

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for chauffeur »

Translation

Find a translation for the chauffeur definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these chauffeur definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"chauffeur." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 22 Feb. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/chauffeur>.

Are we missing a good definition for chauffeur? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for chauffeur:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.