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carfare

[ kahr-fair ]
/ ˈkɑrˌfɛər /
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noun

the amount charged for a ride on a subway, streetcar, bus, etc.

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Origin of carfare

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; car1 + fare
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British Dictionary definitions for carfare

carfare
/ (ˈkɑːˌfɛə) /

noun

US and Canadian the fare that a passenger is charged for a ride on a bus, etc
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