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A person or thing that operates well at high speed, for example a fast car.‘the 26-year-old speedster has already equalled his own 60m world record this season’‘a swoopy, low-slung little speedster’
- ‘And the two speedsters are presently parked at Sundaram Motors on Mount Road.’
- ‘I was able to notice a big difference between the big muscle cars and the lighter-weight speedsters.’
- ‘Some 700 Porsche 356 Carreras were built up to 1959 and, of these, just 140 were drop-top speedsters.’
- ‘British engineer Joseph Ehrlich has been tinkering with racing engines for motorcycles and Formula One speedsters for six decades.’
- ‘Trucks fly, speedsters explode, and tires spin as Max and his crew take to the desolate highway.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.