Definition of carjacker in English:

carjacker

noun

  • See carjacking

    • ‘After six days in Sea Point - described in their travel brochure as ‘cosmopolitan and vibrant’ - they say they were threatened by a gang of carjackers who tried to snatch their hire car.’
    • ‘His comments come after a number of high-profile cases where people in London have fallen victim to aggressive mobile phone thieves and violent carjackers.’
    • ‘A mother and son fought off carjackers who tried to snatch the keys to the woman's car as she parked in her drive.’
    • ‘All she could see were the bright lights strategically placed to keep the mall patrons safe from muggers, carjackers and the other ghosts that haunted dark parking lots.’
    • ‘A 75-year-old woman was recovering yesterday after falling victim to a gang of carjackers who robbed her of her silver BMW.’

Pronunciation

carjacker

/ˈkärˌjakər//ˈkɑrˌdʒækər/