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chauffeur

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈʃəʊfər/ US  /ʃəʊˈfɜːr/
someone whose job is to drive a car for someone elseOccupations and tradesDriving and operating road vehicles
chauffeur verb [T]
Translations of “chauffeur”
in Korean 고용 운전사…
in Arabic سائق خاصّ…
in French chauffeur…
in Turkish şoför…
in Italian autista, chauffeur…
in Chinese (Traditional) (富豪或重要人物的)私人司機…
in Russian шофер…
in Polish szofer…
in Spanish chófer, chofer…
in Portuguese chofer…
in German der Fahrer…
in Catalan xofer, -a…
in Japanese おかかえ運転手…
in Chinese (Simplified) (富人或要人的)私人司机…
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