Cadillac meaning

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Something that is the most luxurious or highest quality of its kind.
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1658?-1730; Fr. explorer in America.
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A brand of luxury automobile, now part of the General Motors group.
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By extension, any brand that represents the most luxurious or highest quality example in its class.
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A surname​.
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An urban area in Quebec, Canada.
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A commune in the Gironde department, in France.
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A city in the U.S. state of Michigan.
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A mountain in the U.S. state of Maine.
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A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.
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(archaic) A large pear, shaped like a flattened top, used chiefly for cooking.
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The definition of a Cadillac is a car brand produced by General Motors, or something that is the highest quality of its kind.

An example of a Cadillac is the most expensive and well made designer bag on the market.

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Origin of cadillac

  • Most places or objects named Cadillac are named for Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac, a French explorer who founded the eponymous city in Maine and later the city of Detroit, Michigan.

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