Associations to the word «Sedan»


SEDAN, noun. An enclosed windowed chair suitable for a single occupant, carried by at least two porters, in equal numbers in front and behind, using wooden rails that passed through metal brackets on the sides of the chair.
SEDAN, noun. (US) (Australia) (Canada) (New Zealand) A motorcar designed in a configuration with separate compartments for engine space, driver/passenger space and luggage space.
SEDAN CHAIR, noun. A small litter or palanquin, seating a single person, often borne on two poles and carried by two people.
SEDAN CHAIRS, noun. Plural of sedan chair

Dictionary definition

SEDAN, noun. A car that is closed and that has front and rear seats and two or four doors.
SEDAN, noun. A closed litter for one passenger.

Wise words

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