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cruiser

A car, often a police car. I really hope my parents get me a cruiser for my 16th birthday. Cuff him and throw him in the cruiser, Johnny—he's a prime suspect.

cruiser

n. a car; a fast car. This old hog is a real cruiser.
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Among the officers in the last boats to put off from the cruiser was the commander of the vessel; and when he had heard the story of Jane's abduction, he generously called for volunteers to accompany Professor Porter and Clayton in their search.
A boat was dispatched to the cruiser for provisions, ammunition, and carbines; the men were already armed with revolvers.
He immediately signalled to the cruiser to send water, medicine, and provisions, and another boat made the perilous trip to the Arrow.
It seems that the pursuit by the cruiser had so terrorized the mutineers that they had continued out across the Atlantic for several days after losing her; but on discovering the meager supply of water and provisions aboard, they had turned back toward the east.
Two days before they had been picked up by the cruiser they had become too weak to handle the vessel, and that same day three men died.
When those who could had recovered, the entire story had been told to the French commander; but the men were too ignorant to be able to tell him at just what point on the coast the professor and his party had been marooned, so the cruiser had steamed slowly along within sight of land, firing occasional signal guns and scanning every inch of the beach with glasses.
By the time the two parties had narrated their several adventures, the cruiser's boat had returned with supplies and arms for the expedition.
The next day they sailed, and as the cruiser steamed slowly out to sea a tall man, immaculate in white flannel, and a graceful girl leaned against her rail to watch the receding shore line upon which danced twenty naked, black warriors of the Waziri, waving their war spears above their savage heads, and shouting farewells to their departing king.
All heavy bikes sport and cruisers and normal bikes that are modified to produce noise are banned from being driven on roads in and around residential areas, and roads adjacent to them, between 9pm and 6am, an ITP officer said.
That I think is what's great about 4X4's in general, and amongst owners of FJ Cruisers, particularly those who belong to FJ Cruiser Club of the Philippines.
On the 13th of January 2016, Mr Cruiser (Pvt) Ltd and Tru Turn Turbos donated five suspension kits valued at $15 000 to Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Authority for their fleet of Land Cruisers.
Pure City makes bikes for people who cycle as a part of their lifestyle and with that goal in mind they have unveiled their newest line of bicycles - the Pure City Beach Cruisers.
Procter & Gamble's Pampers brand has improved features of its Cruisers and Swaddlers lines of diapers.
SUTTON -- Two New Bedford police cruisers were damaged in a crash on Route 146 just before 12:30 Tuesday afternoon.
After forming an equal joint venture with India-based electric two-wheel-vehicle maker, Lohia Auto, the company intends to manufacture and market its products, starting with cruisers.