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Definition of the onomatopoeic word ‘vroom’.

Vroom
Pronunciation:
\ˈvrüm, və-ˈrüm\
Function:
intransitive verb
Etymology:
imitative of the noise of an engine
Date:
1965
: to operate a motor vehicle at high speed or so as to create a great deal of engine noise


vroom. (2008). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vroom
 
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