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English definition of “gas guzzler”

gas guzzler

noun [C]     /ˈɡæsˌɡʌz.lər/ US  /-lɚ/ mainly US informal
a car that uses a lot of fuel Cars gas-guzzling     /ˈɡæsˌɡʌz.lɪŋ/ adjective [before noun] Vehicles in general
(Definition of gas guzzler noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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