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cruis·er

 (kro͞o′zər)
n.
1. One of a class of fast warships of medium tonnage with a long cruising radius and less armor and firepower than a battleship.
2. A cabin cruiser.
3. See squad car.
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cruiser

(ˈkruːzə)
n
1. (Military) a high-speed, long-range warship of medium displacement, armed with medium calibre weapons or missiles
2. (Nautical Terms) Also called: cabin cruiser a pleasure boat, esp one that is power-driven and has a cabin
3. any person or thing that cruises
4. (Boxing) boxing cruiserweight. See light heavyweight
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cruis•er

(ˈkru zər)

n.
1. one of a class of warships designed for high speed and long cruising radius.
[1670–80; < Dutch kruiser=kruis(en) to cruise + -er -er1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cruiser - a car in which policemen cruise the streetscruiser - a car in which policemen cruise the streets; equipped with radiotelephonic communications to headquarters
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"
panda car - a police cruiser
2.cruiser - a large fast warship; smaller than a battleship and larger than a destroyer
battle cruiser - a cruiser of maximum speed and firepower
guided missile cruiser - a cruiser that carries guided missiles
combat ship, war vessel, warship - a government ship that is available for waging war
3.cruiser - a large motorboat that has a cabin and plumbing and other conveniences necessary for living on boardcruiser - a large motorboat that has a cabin and plumbing and other conveniences necessary for living on board
motorboat, powerboat - a boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine
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Translations
طَرّادهيخْت ذو مُحرّك
křižníkmotorová jachta
krydsermotorbåd
risteilijäristeilyalus
cirkáló
beitiskip, hraîskreitt herskiplystibátur
krížnik
gezinti gemisikruvazör

cruiser

[ˈkruːzəʳ] N (Naut) → crucero m
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cruiser

[ˈkruːzər] n (= ship) → croiseur m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cruiser

n (Naut) → Kreuzer m; (= pleasure cruiser)Vergnügungsjacht f
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cruiser

[ˈkruːzəʳ] n (Naut) → incrociatore m
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cruise

(kruːz) verb
1. to sail for pleasure. We're going cruising in the Mediterranean.
2. to go at a steady, comfortable speed. The plane is cruising at an altitude of 10,000 metres.
noun
a voyage from place to place made for pleasure and relaxation. They went on a cruise.
ˈcruiser noun
1. a high-speed battleship.
2. (also ˈcabin-cruiser) a motor yacht with living quarters.
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