all-terrain vehicle

[awl-tuh-reyn]

noun

a vehicle with treads, wheels, or both, designed to traverse varied, uneven terrain as well as roads. Abbreviation: ATV

Nearby words

  1. all-singing all-dancing,
  2. all-sorts,
  3. all-star,
  4. all-state,
  5. all-terrain bike,
  6. all-time,
  7. all-weather,
  8. all-wheel drive,
  9. all-year,
  10. alla breve

Origin of all-terrain vehicle

First recorded in 1965–70

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