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Meaning of "hit-and-run driver" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

hit-and-run driver  [ˈhɪtəndˈrʌn ˈdraɪvə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hit-And-Run driver 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 HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hit-and-run driver in the English dictionary

The definition of hit-and-run driver in the dictionary is a driver in a motor-vehicle accident in which they leave the scene without stopping to give assistance, inform the police, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER


arriver
əˈraɪvə
cabdriver
ˈkæbˌdraɪvə
conjunctiva
ˌkɒndʒʌŋkˈtaɪvə
contriver
kənˈtraɪvə
deriver
dɪˈraɪvə
diver
ˈdaɪvə
driver
ˈdraɪvə
fiver
ˈfaɪvə
Godiva
ɡəˈdaɪvə
hiver
ˈhaɪvə
nondriver
ˌnɒnˈdraɪvə
owner-driver
ˈəʊnəˈdraɪvə
reviver
rɪˈvaɪvə
Saiva
ˈsaɪvə
saliva
səˈlaɪvə
screwdriver
ˈskruːˌdraɪvə
shriver
ˈʃraɪvə
striver
ˈstraɪvə
survivor
səˈvaɪvə
thriver
ˈθraɪvə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

hit the jackpot
hit the nail on the head
hit the panic button
hit the road
hit the roof
hit the sack
hit wicket
hit-and-miss
hit-and-run
hit-and-run accident
hit-and-run raid
Hitachi
hitch
Hitchcock
hitcher
hitchhike
hitchhiker
hitchhiking
hitchily
hitching post

WORDS THAT END LIKE HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

ambulance driver
coach driver
deliver
drink-driver
drunk driver
head of the river
learner driver
pile-driver
race car driver
racing driver
rally driver
reckless driver
river
slave driver
slave-driver
Sunday driver
taxi driver
the river
tractor driver
truck driver
woman driver

Synonyms and antonyms of hit-and-run driver in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hit-and-run driver» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER

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

Translator English - Chinese

打了就跑的司机
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hit-and -run conductor
570 millions of speakers

English

hit-and-run driver
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हिट एंड रन ड्राइवर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تشغيل الكر و سائق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ударил и беги водитель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hit- and-run motorista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হিট ও রান ড্রাইভার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

conducteur hit- and-run
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pemandu hit-and-run
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hit- and-run -Treiber
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ひき逃げ運転手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

뺑소니 운전자
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyepetake driver
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hit-and -run lái xe
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹிட் அண்ட் ரன் இயக்கி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हिट अॅन्ड रन ड्रायव्हर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Vur-kaç sürücü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

autista hit -and -run
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hit -and -run kierowca
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вдарила і біжи водій
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a lovit - și - a alerga șofer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hit -and -run οδηγού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tref- en-trap- bestuurder
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hit-and -run förare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hit- and-run sjåfør
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hit-and-run driver

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER»

The term «hit-and-run driver» is very widely used and occupies the 19.444 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hit-and-run driver

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER»

Discover the use of hit-and-run driver in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hit-and-run driver and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Road casualties Great Britain 2006
... where 'hit and run' is used on the form, it is likely that most information about the vehicle and its driver will be unknown, However, where this information becomes available later, for example where a 'hit and run driver' is pursued and caught ...
Great Britain: Department for Transport, 2007
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风险管理和保险导论: 第六版
Assume the insured presents a claim for recovery of medical expenses and loss of income to her insurer, claiming the obstacle in the road was left by a hit-and- run driver. In many states, insurers might deny this type of claim, believing the ...
多尔夫曼, Mark S. Dorfman, 1998
3
American Motorcyclist
Whiting, 41, a roofer who used to ride motorcycles, says he couldn't let the hit-and -run driver get away. "I was not going to have that man's family members wonder who it was who killed their son or husband or brother," Whiting says.
4
ABA Journal
Each country, of course, must adopt its own means of dealing with the problems represented by the uninsured motorist and the hit-and-run driver. In England our answer has been the Motor Insurers' Bureau, but some states in the United ...
5
Writing and Reporting News: A Coaching Method
Police search for another hit and run driver ANCHORAGE, Alaska—For the third time in recent weeks, police are looking for yet another hit—and—run driver. This time a driver left a seriously injured man behind as they fled the scene.
Carole Rich, 2009
6
Cycling, Health and Safety
... Drugs Or Medication-related violation Trafficviolation(s)charged28% Hit and run Driver-related violations Vehicle-related violations Operating the Vehicle in Careless or Inattentive Manner Unknown violation Notraffic violation charged 72 % ...
OECD, International Transport Forum, 2013
7
True Heroines: Police Women Killed in the Line of Duty ...
#93 KIMBERLY A. HURD, Trooper Florida Highway Patrol Killed by a drunk hit- and-run driver on July 16, 1992 THE EVENT FL Slate Trooper Kimberly Hurd. 26. was struck and killed by a drunk driver in Ft. Lauderdale. Florida on July 16. 1992  ...
William Wilbanks, 2000
8
Stempel on Insurance Contracts
A hit-and-run driver who Cases dealing with miss-and-run incidents are divided. In some states,. 234For example, in Massachusetts Bay Ins. Co. v. Allstate Indem. Co. v. Joyner, 736 So. 2d 877 (Miss. 2000), the court held that UM coverage ...
Jeffrey W. Stempel, 2005
9
Forensic Science: Fundamentals and Investigations
A hit-and-run driver killed him. Crime-scene investigators collected pieces of glass embedded in Craig's jacket and other glass fragments found on the ground near his body. Police searched for a vehicle that had damages consistent with a ...
Anthony Bertino, 2008
10
The Will to Live: A Young Woman's Valiant Effort to Regain ...
This hit-and-run driver quickly drove away, not even looking back. Cops and the EMS unit arrived about an hour before midnight. I was not breathing, so the EMS stabilized me on the ground with a portable ventilator and sent a trauma alert to ...
Kimberly A Freeman, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hit-and-run driver is used in the context of the following news items.
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Repeat Hit-And-Run Driver Has Killed Two, But Judge Won't …
According to the office of Manhattan DA Cy Vance Jr., Montelbano, who was driving a truck for a private carting company when he killed Liu in ... «Gothamist, Jul 15»
2
Police still searching for hit-and-run driver who killed teenager, two …
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two years after a teenager was killed in a hit-and-run, police are still desperately searching for his killer. Tyler Johnson, 15 ... «wreg.com, Jul 15»
3
Police ID woman killed by hit-and-run driver while changing flat tire …
Police ID woman killed by hit-and-run driver while changing flat tire on Suitland Parkway. By Sam Ford, ABC 7 News, Sam Sweeney. July 15 ... «WJLA, Jul 15»
4
Hit-and-run driver victimizes 72-year-old Sarasota man | Crime …
SARASOTA -- A 2007 Mercury Monterey driven by a 72-year-old Sarasota man was struck by a hit-and-run driver at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, ... «Bradenton Herald, Jul 15»
5
Police: Fatal Hit-and-Run Driver Turns Herself In | Buford, GA Patch
Police: Fatal Hit-and-Run Driver Turns Herself In. Gwinnett Police said the woman who has been charged in Tuesday afternoon wreck on ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
6
Hit-and-run suspect caught on camera before striking cyclist … - WRTV
INDIANAPOLIS -- Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver suspected of striking a bicyclist earlier in July. The incident was reported in the ... «WRTV Indianapolis, Jul 15»
7
Fatal Overnight Hit-and-Run Crash Closes Northbound I-35E in …
Carrollton police said they arrested the hit-and-run driver who started the chain reaction crash. By Frank Heinz. View Comments ( 0 ). |. Email. «NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth, Jul 15»
8
Police: Fatal Hit-and-Run Driver Turns Herself In
Gwinnett Police said the woman has been charged in Tuesday afternoon wreck on southbound I-85. She showed up at police HQ hours later. «Patch.com, Jul 15»
9
UPDATE: Man Hurt in Hit-and-Run in Sissonville, W.Va.; Man Arrested
SISSONVILLE, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A man was struck by a truck Wednesday evening in the 2800 block of Rich Fork Road by a hit-and-run driver, ... «WSAZ-TV, Jul 15»
10
United Airlines Employee Accused in Hit-and-Run That Killed Des …
A 25-year-old Des Plaines man was killed Monday night while riding his bicycle by a hit-and-run driver who police have since been identified ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»

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