Meaning of repmobile in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɛpməbiːl/


informal, derogatory
  • A mid-range saloon car, typically used as a company car.

    • ‘So what we are inevitably dealing with here is an extruded repmobile - a repmobile for the rep with more samples than he knows what to do with, or, perhaps, for the rep who suddenly finds that his samples include children and their bikes.’
    • ‘It takes less than 15 minutes for a skilled crook to turn a tired 80,000-mile repmobile into a 30,000-mile one careful owner's family car.’