What does streetcar mean?

Definitions for streetcar
ˈstritˌkɑrstreet·car

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. streetcar, tram, tramcar, trolley, trolley car(noun)

    a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity

Wiktionary

  1. streetcar(Noun)

    A tram or light rail vehicle, usually a single car, but also attached together, operating on city streets. A trolley car.

    1906 Tired as he felt at night, and dark and bitter cold as it was in the morning, Jurgis generally chose to walk; at the hours other workmen were traveling, the streetcar monopoly saw fit to put on so few cars that there would be men hanging to every foot of the backs of them and often crouching upon the snow-covered roof. u2014 Upton Sinclair, The Jungle, Chapter 20.

    Etymology: street + car

Freebase

  1. Streetcar

    "Streetcar" was the first single released from Funeral for a Friend's second album Hours on 30 May 2005. It charted at number 15 in the UK, making it their highest charting single to date. It contains a heavy driving drum beat and backing riff, with melodic vocal work throughout and phone style effects, i.e. ringing phone dials in the intro and phone call voices in the interlude. It is one of Funeral For A Friend's most popular songs to date. It was featured in the soundtrack for Madden NFL 06.

Editors Contribution

  1. streetcar

    A type of vehicle and form of transport.

    Streetcars are used in various cities around the world.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

Anagrams for streetcar »

  1. rescatter, scatterer

How to pronounce streetcar?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say streetcar in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of streetcar in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of streetcar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of streetcar in a Sentence

  1. Robert Joseph Bob Dole:

    We'll all be riding that streetcar of desire.

  2. Anthony Foxx:

    This is not a streetcar to nowhere, it is the beginning of a resurgence.

  3. Stephen Colbert:

    And one nickel is a lot, you can take a streetcar to the Ziegfeld and see a talkie... and still have enough left over for an egg cream at Woolworth's.

Images & Illustrations of streetcar

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