car horn


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Noun1.car horn - a device on an automobile for making a warning noisecar horn - a device on an automobile for making a warning noise
alarm system, warning device, alarm - a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
horn button - a button that you press to activate the horn of an automobile
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I can't believe someone beeping a car horn could warrant such a massive police turn-out.
The driver beeped the car horn, then turned around.
BLARE WE GO: Craig's upturned \Ford Sierra after the car horn set off yesterday's dramatic rescue
The woman sounded the car horn and the attacker ran off with her bag, which contained cash, cards and personal effects.
In the BBC show the characters mimic honking a car horn while talking about women's breasts.
A couple who tooted in support of strikers as they drove past a fire station in Hartlepool, Teesside, got a written warning from police - for sounding their car horn after 11.
A Strathclyde Police spokesman said: "She sounded her car horn and pointed to the green light to indicate that she had right of way.
Episode one, ``Isles of Paradise,'' is the weakest of the lot, finding Ustinov straining way too hard to entertain - in the course of the hour, he imitates a squawking parrot, Scottish bagpipes, an old-fashioned car horn and serenades a musical cabdriver with some caterwauling of his own.
One woman said she heard a car horn sound four times before hearing a single shot fired.
It would soon reverberate around the world, but for a few minutes in the still night, there was only the insistent blare of a car horn, set off by the driver's slumped body, and then the clicking of camera shutters.
I started having chest pains and put my hand on the car horn while trying to ring my daughter on my mobile phone.
A DUBLIN scientist claims he can take the steam out of road rage with a car horn that gives off good vibrations.