fender bender


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fend·er-bend·er

or fender bender (fĕn′dər-bĕn′dər)
n. Informal
A collision involving motor vehicles that results in minor damage.

fend′er bend`er



n.
Informal. a collision between motor vehicles involving only minor damage.
[1960–65]
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Traveling from New Jersey to the forest of Vermont to portray Kate of Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew for a summer internship before beginning college, Cass is involved in a fender bender.
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When living in Hong Kong 30 years ago, it was almost obligatory that vehicles involved in fender bender incidents to pull over to the side of the road, allowing traffic to flow freely.
However, my favourite piece of news this week comes from a story at the Download Music Festival where two guitarists drove into each other, no-one was hurt - it was just a fender bender.
Even a mere fender bender would open the insurer up to substantial losses.
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