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Meaning of "cruise control" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRUISE CONTROL

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRUISE CONTROL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cruise control is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRUISE CONTROL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

cruise control

Cruise control

Cruise control is a system that automatically controls the speed of a motor vehicle. The system takes over the throttle of the car to maintain a steady speed as set by the driver.

Definition of cruise control in the English dictionary

The definition of cruise control in the dictionary is a system in a road vehicle that automatically maintains a selected speed until cancelled.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRUISE CONTROL

cruelness
cruels
cruelties
cruelty
cruelty-free
cruet
cruet set
Cruft
Cruikshank
cruise
cruise missile
cruiser
cruiserweight
cruiseway
cruisewear
cruising range
cruising speed
cruising yacht
cruive
cruizie

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRUISE CONTROL

air-traffic control
automatic frequency control
automatic gain control
birth control
climate control
control
cost control
credit control
damage control
gun control
inventory control
patrol
pest control
process control
quality control
radio control
remote control
self-control
traction control
traffic control
volume control

Synonyms and antonyms of cruise control in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cruise control» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRUISE CONTROL

Find out the translation of cruise control to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cruise control from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cruise control» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

巡航控制系统
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

control de crucero
570 millions of speakers

English

cruise control
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्रूज नियंत्रण
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التحكم في التطواف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

круиз-контроль
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

controle de cruzeiro
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্রুজ নিয়ন্ত্রণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

régulateur de vitesse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

kawalan pelayaran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Tempomat
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

クルーズコントロール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

크루즈 컨트롤
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cruise control
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kiểm soát hành trình
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குரூஸ் கட்டுப்பாடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

समुद्रपर्यटन नियंत्रण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

seyir kontrolü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cruise control
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tempomat
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

круїз -контроль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cruise control
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

του cruise control
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

spoedbeheer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

farthållare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cruise control
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cruise control

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUISE CONTROL»

The term «cruise control» is very widely used and occupies the 18.136 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRUISE CONTROL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cruise control

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRUISE CONTROL»

Discover the use of cruise control in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cruise control and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cruise Control
While Cruise Control is a companion to Terry Trueman's Printz Honor book, Stuck in Neutral, it is the completely independent story of a family's "other" son—the one who is healthy, gifted, normal.
Terry Trueman, 2012
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Stuck in Neutral
This edition features an Extras section, giving readers even more insight into Shawn's life, and includes a Q&A with Terry Trueman, as well as a sneak peek at the sequel to Stuck in Neutral, Life Happens Next.
Terry Trueman, 2012
3
Cruise Control
Satirical, witty and often self-referential, Cruise Control offers a wry commentary on everything from politics and yuppies to BMWs and literature.
Stephen C. Bett, 1996
4
Cruise Control: Your Peace of Mind at Sea
Using modern examples, an insider's perspective, and an entertaining writing style, this resource is an easy-to-follow, one-of-a-kind consumer guide that prepares the 11,000,000+ annual cruise ship passengers and the 134 million excursion ...
Ronald Butcher, 2006
5
Vicki Silver Mysteries: Cruise Control
Vicki and C.J. are expecting a week of fun and relaxation on the cruise when a groom disappears just before his wedding.
Alissa Wood, 2008
6
ManVentions: From Cruise Control to Cordless Drills - ...
With fun Man-tastic Facts (bits of trivia) and Man-Dates (important dates in manvention history), this book will remind you why it's great being a man!
Bobby Mercer, 2011
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Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men
Cruise Control is the premiere book on the growing problem of sex addiction in gay men.
M Robert Weiss, 2013
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Cruise Control
What good is a second chance if you don't take a risk?
Sarah Mayberry, 2009
9
Cruise Control... Fine Tuning Your Horse's Performance
Cruise Control! This is the fourth and final edition in a series of Training Manuals which allow you to train your horse from start to finish using Kenny Harlow's proven techniques. Now it is time to raise your expectations.
Kenny Harlow, 2010
10
Cruise Control
Gussie, younger sister Annie, and brother Jimbo are having difficulties growing up with an alcoholic mother and a frequently absent father.
Liza Fosburgh, 1990

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRUISE CONTROL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cruise control is used in the context of the following news items.
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Federer, Murray in cruise control
07 July 2015 at 09:15 by AFP - Roger Federer and Andy Murray reached the Wimbledon quarter-finals Monday but defending champion Novak Djokovic's ... «Jacaranda FM, Jul 15»
2
Crause on cruise control at Serengeti
Sweet-swinging Quintin Crause enjoyed a birdie-binge at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate on Monday to pull within one stroke of first round ... «SuperSport, Jul 15»
3
Nissan, Toyota, Subaru, Honda, Ford, Jaguar, Land Rover, and …
The '463 patent relates to a cruise control system for use in a human operated vehicle. Petitioner challenged claims 1-5, 12-15, 18-20, 23, ... «The National Law Review, Jul 15»
4
Wawrinka firmly in cruise control at Wimbledon
LONDON: Stan Wawrinka continued his stealthy progress through the Wimbledon draw with another clinical victory on Friday as the Swiss ... «The Express Tribune, Jul 15»
5
V&A in cruise control
The V&A Waterfront's multimillion-rand investment in the development of a dedicated cruise liner terminal is a major boost for the Western ... «Times LIVE, Jul 15»
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Despite Serving Woes, Sharapova in Cruise Control on Day 2
Maria Sharapova didn't have her best serving day but that didn't keep her from cruising into Wimbledon's third round. Photo Source: Julian ... «Tennis Now, Jul 15»
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Ford, Others Score PTAB Win On Cruise Control Patent
Law360, New York (June 30, 2015, 3:00 PM ET) -- The Patent Trial and Appeals Board on Monday held that several claims in a cruise control patent owned by a ... «Law360, Jun 15»
8
Rafa and Roger on cruise control as they serve notice of intent
THOSE who speak of the decline of Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer would do well to remember that only one year out of the last 12 have ... «Herald Scotland, Jun 15»
9
Kvitova, Nadal and Federer in cruise control on Day 2
There have been no early hints of an upset on day two of Wimbledon as the big guns in both the men's and women's singles power through. «Betting.betfair, Jun 15»
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Doubting Thomas Cruise Control - "Lillehammer" (Stereogum …
Judging by the title of Doubting Thomas Cruise Control's forthcoming LP and its first single, it wouldn't be unprecedented to say that this is a ... «Stereogum, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Cruise control [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cruise-control>. Dec 2019 ».
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