[ rent-uh-kahr ]
/ ˈrɛnt əˌkɑr /
a company or service that rents cars, as by the day or week.
a car provided by such a company or service.
Also especially British, self-drive. of or relating to such a company or service: rent-a-car rates.
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Origin of rent-a-car
First recorded in 1930–35
Words nearby rent-a-car
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There are bags to pack, a rent-a-car to return, and an early afternoon flight to catch.Oscars 2011: Red Carpet and Vanity Fair Party Photos|Jacob Bernstein|February 27, 2011|DAILY BEAST
We found a rent-a-car place and started renting a car by the day.The Biography of a Rabbit|Roy Benson