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SEDAN

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does sedan mean? 

SEDAN (noun)
  The noun SEDAN has 2 senses:

1. a car that is closed and that has front and rear seats and two or four doors
2. a closed litter for one passenger

  Familiarity information: SEDAN used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SEDAN (noun)


Sense 1sedan [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A car that is closed and that has front and rear seats and two or four doors

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("sedan" is a kind of...):

auto; automobile; car; machine; motorcar (a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "sedan"):

brougham (a sedan that has no roof over the driver's seat)


Sense 2sedan [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A closed litter for one passenger

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

sedan chair; sedan

Hypernyms ("sedan" is a kind of...):

litter (conveyance consisting of a chair or bed carried on two poles by bearers)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "sedan"):

jampan (a kind of sedan chair used in India)


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