hire car

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hire car a rented car "she picked up a hire car at the airport and drove to her hotel"
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Usage

In literature:

Could he hire a motor car or bicycle?
"The Strange Case of Mortimer Fenley" by Louis Tracy
I must go over to Times Square and hire a nice looking touring car for the evening.
"Odd Numbers" by Sewell Ford
She hired another car and followed him, driving it herself.
"Uncanny Tales" by Various
Dick hired a car, and they drove for hours through the country.
"Wanted--7 Fearless Engineers!" by Warner Van Lorne
Then you said that you had hired a motor-car and the driver had attacked you in the night.
"The Stretton Street Affair" by William Le Queux
I'll hire a private car!
"Frances of the Ranges" by Amy Bell Marlowe
Wishart and I were told we could either walk to the station or pay for the hire of a motor-car.
"On the right of the British line" by Gilbert Nobbs
The old lady had taken the precaution to send Nero on an errand out of the city, and had hired a public hack to convey her to the cars.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 94, August, 1865" by Various
Neither tram-car, omnibus, cab, nor hired carriage of any description is to be seen abroad.
"A Frenchman in America" by Max O'Rell
Hire the car you wish, and be sure they supply a good driver.
"Dick Hamilton's Fortune" by Howard R. Garis
If we'd hired a motor-car, would you all have come to Pompei with us?
"The Furnace" by Rose Macaulay
Couldn't we hire a man to look after the car?
"The Lightning Conductor" by C. N. Williamson
I hired a car and drove seven miles to the farther end of the loch, to the village of Lochearnhead.
"The Secrets of Potsdam" by William Le Queux
Downstairs waited the car and driver we'd hired.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
The first curtly reminded him that payment for the hire of a motor car was two months overdue.
"Johnstone of the Border" by Harold Bindloss
I hired a motor-car and had myself driven towards Bougival.
"The Three Eyes" by Maurice Leblanc
Isn't there a car one can hire?
"Hoofbeats on the Turnpike" by Mildred A. Wirt
Dr. Dill has a car, to be sure, but not for hire.
"Barrington Volume I (of II)" by Charles James Lever
Every night he took her to the theatre, and returned to escort her home in the car he had so extravagantly hired.
"Vision House" by C. N. Williamson
Then we intended to cut across the marshes to the high road, where a motor-car, hired by Henry, awaited us.
"The Solitary Farm" by Fergus Hume
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In news:

Crown Car Care hires saxophonist to play.
If you're locked out of your home or car, a locksmith can be your lifeline, but make sure you hire a reputable one.
On first read, the DC Council has passed major legislation to regulate the city's fast-growing, car-for-hire industry.
You can Booked your Car in advance at attractive prices and also provide reliable Car Hire and Rental Services.
A towing company hired by the borough of Seaside Heights to tow cars parked along the street has come under fire for possible price gouging.
A towing company hired by the borough of Seaside Heights to tow cars parked along the street has come under fire for possible price gouging APK tow truck.
Car hire in Sierra Leone.
Springtime is prime time for limousine rentals, but before hiring a limousine or town car for a ride to the prom or a wedding, the state Department of Licensing reminds people to check to see if the company is licensed and legitimate.
Bykov hired a movie director, stuntman, make-up artists and a writer to stage a fake car accident that showed him dead.
(WEAU) A new jobs report said June was the third straight month of weak hiring, yet new car sales are on the rise.
The DC Council this week will consider legislation to exert more control over popular vehicle-for-hire car-sharing services such as Uber.
The Uber car-hiring app was introduced in Sydney last month.
Blendco Systems a leading car wash detergent manufacturer is looking to hire a proven sales individual proficient in all types of car washes.
The German automaker hired Smart 's first national partners for marketing, events, and PR, and is now launching the car's initial TV advertising.
A Casper man is denying that he was plotting to hire someone to set fire to his ex-girlfriend's car.
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