Dodgem


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Dodgem

(ˈdɒdʒəm)
n
trademark another name for bumper car
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dodgem - a small low-powered electrically powered vehicle driven on a special platform where there are many others to be dodgedDodgem - a small low-powered electrically powered vehicle driven on a special platform where there are many others to be dodged
vehicle - a conveyance that transports people or objects
Translations

dodgem

[ˈdɒdʒəm] N (Brit) (also dodgem car) → coche m de choque
the dodgemslos coches de choque

dodgem

n(Auto)skooter m; did you go on the dodgems?bist du (Auto)skooter gefahren?
References in periodicals archive ?
The woman, believed to be in her 20s, complained of back pain following a ride on the dodgem cars.
Oblivion and Dodgem play Ystrad Labour Club, Rhondda, next Friday night.
a dodgem car and the backs of fast disappearing Aussies.
Even his team leader seems unsure whether he'll put in appearances at dodgem car, let alone F1, races.
CRASH Gary Crawford raced his pal in the 15mph truck BANG Kris Ralton drove in the airfield dodgem game
I looked around and was amazed to see a dodgem car being driven on the road replete with connecting electrical rod.
The six-wheeled machine, a cross between a dodgem car and R2D2 from Star Wars, is designed to patrol factories and airports.
There were plenty of rides and attractions, including dodgem cars, waltzers, and a ghost train, as well as stalls such as hook-a-duck.
It had 12 major rides, including a rollercoaster, ferris wheel, pirate ship, waltzers, a miniature railway and dodgem cars as well as numerous amusement arcades, bingo areas and food areas.
Another less influential think-tank has suggested removing the Chamber's seats altogether, and replacing them with a rink for dodgem cars.
About 6,000 children of all ages enjoyed dodgem rides, fairground side shows and a host of other attractions at the Children with Leukaemia event at Battersea Power Station in south London.
It's like being in a dodgem car every time an event finishes, with hundreds of cars trying to make the exit at the same time.