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road·ster

 (rōd′stər)
n.
1. An often roofless or convertible automobile having a single seat in the front for two or three people and a rumble seat or luggage compartment in the back.
2. A sports car.
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roadster

(ˈrəʊdstə)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) an open car, esp one seating only two
2. a kind of bicycle
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road•ster

(ˈroʊd stər)

n.
1. an automobile with an open body, a single seat for two or three persons, and a large trunk or a rumble seat.
2. a horse for riding or driving on the road.
[1735–45]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roadster - an open automobile having a front seat and a rumble seatroadster - an open automobile having a front seat and a rumble seat
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"
rumble seat - a folding outside seat in the back of some early cars
2.roadster - a small lightweight carriageroadster - a small lightweight carriage; drawn by a single horse
carriage, equipage, rig - a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
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Translations

roadster

[ˈrəʊdstəʳ] N (= car) → coche m de turismo; (= bicycle) → bicicleta f de turismo
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roadster

n (old: = car) → Vehikel nt (inf); (= bicycle)Drahtesel m (inf)
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