the sound made by a motor vehicle in accelerating
Origin of vroomechoic
Informal to make, or move off with, this sound
The loud, roaring noise of an engine operating at high speed.
intransitive verbvroomed, vroom·ing, vrooms, also va·roomed va·room·ing va·rooms
To move noisily at high speed in or as if in a motor vehicle.
Origin of vroomImitative
- The sound of an engine revving up
- I never saw my uncle's Ferrari, but I could always hear it going vroom as it flew past by my house.
(third-person singular simple present vrooms, present participle vrooming, simple past and past participle vroomed)
- (informal) To move with great speed; to zoom.