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motor

noun [C] uk   /ˈməʊ.tər/ us    /ˈmoʊ.t̬ɚ/

motor noun [C] (DEVICE)

B2 a device that changes electricity or fuel into movement and makes a machine work: The pump is powered by a small electric motor. Our washing machine needs a new motor. mainly US I've had a new motor (= engine) put in my car.
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motor noun [C] (CAR)

mainly UK old-fashioned a car: Do you know anyone who's looking for a second-hand motor?

motor

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈməʊ.tər/ us    /ˈmoʊ.t̬ɚ/

motor adjective [before noun] (CAR)

mainly UK connected with cars or other vehicles that have engines and use roads: This has been a difficult year for the motor industry/trade. motor insurance

motor adjective [before noun] (MUSCLES)

specialized biology relating to muscles that produce movement, or the nerves and parts of the brain that control these muscles: He has poor motor control/functions.

motor

verb [I] uk   /ˈməʊ.tər/ us    /ˈmoʊ.t̬ɚ/
UK old-fashioned to drive: I was just motoring along, minding my own business, when suddenly I was stopped by the police. informal to move or increase very quickly: Shares have motored ahead as profits have risen.
Traducciones de “motor”
en coreano 모터, 발동기…
en árabe مُحَرِّك…
en francés (à) moteur…
en turco motor…
en italiano motore…
en chino (tradicionál) 裝置, 發動機,引擎, 電動機,馬達…
en ruso двигатель, мотор…
en polaco silnik…
en español motor…
en portugués motor…
en alemán der Motor, Motor-……
en catalán motor…
en japonés モーター…
en chino (simplificado) 装置, 发动机,引擎, 电动机,马达…
(Definition of motor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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