hardtop

[hahrd-top]

noun

a style of car having a rigid metal top and no center posts between windows.
Also called hardtop convertible. a similar style of car that is designed to resemble a convertible.

Nearby words

  1. hardship,
  2. hardstand,
  3. hardstanding,
  4. hardtack,
  5. hardtail,
  6. hardwall,
  7. hardwar,
  8. hardware,
  9. hardware cloth,
  10. hardware platform

Origin of hardtop

First recorded in 1945–50; hard + top1

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British Dictionary definitions for hardtop

hardtop

noun

a car equipped with a metal or plastic roof that is sometimes detachable
the detachable hard roof of some sports cars
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