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cruisernoun [C]

uk   /ˈkruː.zər/  us   /-zɚ/
  • cruiser noun [C] (BOAT)

a ​boat with an ​engine and a cabin in which ​peoplesail for ​pleasure
  • cruiser noun [C] (CAR)

US informal a ​policecar: Two ​cops were ​sittingoutside in a cruiser.
(Definition of cruiser from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cruisernoun [C]

 us   /ˈkru·zər/
a ​type of ​boat with an ​engine, usually used for ​pleasure
(Definition of cruiser from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cruiser”
in Chinese (Simplified) 战舰, 巡洋舰…
in Turkish kruvazör, büyük savaş gemisi, yat…
in Russian крейсер, катер, яхта…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戰艦, 巡洋艦…
in Polish krążownik, jacht motorowy…
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