Sunday driver


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Sunday driver

An aggravatingly slow driver. Likened to one out for a leisurely "Sunday drive." For the most part, I like the relaxed attitude down here. But I absolutely detest all the Sunday drivers on the road! It took me nearly an extra hour to get home because I got stuck behind some Sunday driver.
See also: driver, Sunday

Sunday driver

a slow and leisurely driver who appears to be sightseeing and enjoying the view, holding up traffic in the process. (Also a term of address.) I'm a Sunday driver, and I'm sorry. I just can't bear to go faster. Move over, you Sunday driver!
See also: driver, Sunday

Sunday driver

n. a slow and leisurely driver who appears to be sightseeing and enjoying the view, holding up traffic in the process. (Also a term of address.) Move over, you Sunday driver!
See also: driver, Sunday
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MEANWHILE, let's hear it for world F1 champ Kimi Raikkonen who kept his cool admirably after being taken out of the Canadian GP by Lewis Hamilton's Sunday driver manoeuvre of running up Kimi's rear as he waited at a red light - was Lewis wearing a cap under his helmet we ask.
The Sunday Driver only drives an average of 100 miles a year so never develops the skills and confidence to hold their own on the road.
It's meant to be a commuter car, or a vehicle for a Sunday driver, or something to tow behind an RV.
Sunday Driver Break PS99pp including pregolf breakfast, two rounds, three-course dinner, onenight stay.
What is of particular concern is the manner which transforms men into 'muppets' whose behaviour makes your average Saturday and Sunday driver appear to be of an advanced standard.
Once it was the 'Sunday driver' who limited your speed to crawling pace.
Give me the occasional slow- moving flat-capped Sunday driver over the baseball-capped maniac who nearly flattened me last week as he went through the new roundabout in Llwynypia.
driving offences just because he travels more miles in a year than a Sunday driver - or from a disqualification under the `totting up' procedure.
Now I am so nervous of speeding that will probably be me from now on, but the number of times I've seen frustrated people risking overtaking at inappropriate places when stuck behind a particularly slow Sunday driver shows this can be equally hazardous.
She said: "I don't want to be a Sunday driver on the water.
From the Suggs with a Scots accent on Sunday Driver to the Bad Manners' headshaking of Washed Away to the Altered Images mixed with Madness of 24/7, Preston should listen to this and be ashamed.
Two-night golf breaks start at pounds 110 per person per night and the Sunday Driver offers Sunday night stay from pounds 105per person.
With a total displacement of just 2148ccs and 150bhp, I expected the E220CDI to be as slow as a Sunday driver in a Nissan Sunny motoring along the A78 Ayrshire coast road.
In the first round, after Phillips had safely negotiated his first run, New Zealand's Marc Willers was able to tootle over the line like a Sunday driver going for a spin after a crash took out all seven of his rivals on the first bend.
God is the ultimate Sunday driver and while trying to keep the Devil in check, keeps his speed down to a mind-numbingly slow 40mph.