Associations to the word «Tyre»


TYRE, noun. (British spelling) (Irish, South African, Australian and NZ spelling) The ring-shaped protective covering around a wheel which is usually made of rubber or plastic composite and is either pneumatic or solid.
TYRE, noun. (India) curdled milk
TYRE, noun. Attire
TYRE, proper noun. An ancient sea port and city state of Phoenicia, in present-day Lebanon.
TYRE BARRIER, noun. (motor racing) (British spelling) alternative form of tire barrier
TYRE BEAD, noun. (British) Alternative form of tire bead
TYRE BITER, noun. (slang) (derogatory) police officer
TYRE BITERS, noun. Plural of tyre biter
TYRE GAUGE, noun. (Australia) (British) (Ireland) (NZ) Alternative spelling of tire gauge
TYRE IRON, noun. Alternative form of tire iron
TYRE KICKER, noun. (idiomatic) A person who pretends to be interested in purchasing an item (especially a car), but who has no intention of buying it.
TYRE KICKERS, noun. Plural of tyre kicker

Dictionary definition

TYRE, noun. A port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea; formerly a major Phoenician seaport famous for silks.
TYRE, noun. Hoop that covers a wheel; "automobile tires are usually made of rubber and filled with compressed air".

Wise words

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