sidecar

[sahyd-kahr]
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noun

a small car attached on one side to a motorcycle and supported on the other side by a wheel of its own, used for a passenger, parcels, etc.
a cocktail made with brandy, orange liqueur, and lemon juice.

Nearby words

  1. sidebar,
  2. sideboard,
  3. sideboards,
  4. sidebone,
  5. sideburns,
  6. sidecheck,
  7. sided,
  8. sidehead,
  9. sidehill,
  10. sidekick

Origin of sidecar

First recorded in 1880–85; side1 + car1

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British Dictionary definitions for sidecar

sidecar

noun

a small car attached on one side to a motorcycle, usually for one passenger, the other side being supported by a single wheel
a cocktail containing brandy with equal parts of Cointreau and lemon juice
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