automobile tire

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n automobile tire a tire consisting of a rubber ring around the rim of an automobile wheel
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Usage

In literature:

The professor seemed to shrink back in his chair, collapsing like an automobile tire when the air is let out.
"Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders" by Victor Appleton
They study automobile tire tracks.
"The School Book of Forestry" by Charles Lathrop Pack
We are all of us very much interested in the life of an automobile tire, and it seems to speak to us in terms we can readily understand.
"Keeping Fit All the Way" by Walter Camp
When they grew tired of this game they played automobile.
"The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City" by Laura Lee Hope
He would run along the road, until he grew tired, and then he could ride in the automobile.
"Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue at Camp Rest-A-While" by Laura Lee Hope
And they also got into trouble with the local government for selling unrationed petrol and automobile tires.
"Police Operation" by H. Beam Piper
In the muddy roadway the tracks of the rubber tires of the automobile were plainly to be seen.
"The Rover Boys on the Farm" by Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
If you knew something about automobile tires I would explain it by saying that he had a blow-out, but it's something like this.
"'Smiles'" by Eliot H. Robinson
Who ought know automobile tires if not me.
"The Boy Scout Treasure Hunters" by Charles Henry Lerrigo
But even boys can get tired sometimes, and these boys had had a long automobile ride that day.
"The Curlytops and Their Playmates" by Howard R. Garis
Tires are the things that have barred automobiles from use in warfare so far.
"The Boy Scout Automobilists" by Robert Maitland
The road was very dusty and carried the wind-blown traces of automobile tires.
"Sawtooth Ranch" by B. M. Bower
It fell upon the tire of an automobile.
"Counsel for the Defense" by Leroy Scott
Hall is, therefore, loading up every spare corner of his automobile with food, tires, and gasoline cans.
"The Note-Book of an Attache" by Eric Fisher Wood
By this means the automobiles of the Department are kept in good repair, oiled and tires vulcanized.
"Third Biennial Report of the Oregon State Highway Commission" by S. Benson, W. L. Thompson, R. A. Booth, Herbert Nunn
Some one slashed all the automobile tires last night.
"Seeing France with Uncle John" by Anne Warner
In the highest priced automobile tires you find the manufactured product.
"Trees Worth Knowing" by Julia Ellen Rogers
This one found out how to sell patches for automobile tires.
"Behind the Mirrors" by Clinton W. Gilbert
In an automobile tire the pressure may be 90 lbs.
"Physics" by Willis Eugene Tower
This made an excellent brazier and the coals were kept red hot with the help of the automobile tire pump in lieu of bellows.
"The Carter Girls' Week-End Camp" by Nell Speed
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In news:

I am growing tired of seeing your trucks, automobiles and even sometimes houses emblazoned with Confederate flags.
Unlike an automobile's, an aircraft's wheels, tires, and brakes are rarely the object of obsession.
Delta Tire would like to remind you of a few ways to keep your tires safe and in good shape for your automobile.
If that's the question for modern automobile designers, whether to include a spare tire or save on weight and packaging, I want a vote.
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