tow bar

or tow·bar


noun

a metal bar for attaching a vehicle to a load to be towed.

Nearby words

  1. tovarishch,
  2. tovell tube,
  3. tovey,
  4. tovey, sir donald francis,
  5. tow,
  6. tow car,
  7. tow truck,
  8. tow-coloured,
  9. tow-haired,
  10. towage

Origin of tow bar

First recorded in 1955–60

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British Dictionary definitions for towbar

towbar

/ (ˈtəʊˌbɑː) /

noun

a rigid metal bar or frame used for towing vehiclesCompare towrope, towline
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