- a collision between motor vehicles in which there is only minor damage.
Origin of fender bender
First recorded in 1960–65
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Angela was in a fender-bender about four months ago—not her fault, she insisted—and a police officer asked to see Arizona ID.Migrants in Limbo
July 30, 2010