Dodgem


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Dodgem

(ˈdɒdʒəm)
n
trademark another name for bumper car
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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
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Translations

dodgem

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

n(Auto)skooter m; did you go on the dodgems?bist du (Auto)skooter gefahren?
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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.
She once had a go on the dodgem cars in Barry Island circa 1956.
They broke into the yard at Rolfe Street, and drive the giant carts, each worth pounds 25.000 around like dodgem cars.
The six-wheeled machine, a cross between a dodgem car and R2D2 from Star Wars, is designed to patrol factories and airports.
Well, it was a fashion bash after all.) mon My mole reveals: "Katy appeared to be a little worse for wear when she got in her dodgem but she had no problem taking on the guys in her five-inch heels."
Another less influential think-tank has suggested removing the Chamber's seats altogether, and replacing them with a rink for dodgem cars.
Oblivion and Dodgem play Ystrad Labour Club, Rhondda, next Friday night.
After cutting a ribbon between two dodgem cars, Lord Mayor Sheila Collins was persuaded to climb into one with her husband Gordon.