Definition of "tramcar" [tramcar]

  • Chiefly British A streetcar. (noun)
  • A coal car in a mine. (noun)

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Use "tramcar" in a sentence
  • "Our journey home on a tramcar was a somewhat silent proceeding."
  • "Visitors can ride almost to the top of the monument in a tramcar then exit onto an observation deck, which overlooks the Mississippi River."
  • "Sitting opposite me on the tramcar speeding down the mountain, Tanya Johnson, the devil herself, whizzed past my line of sight."