Chauffeur Definition

shōfər, shō-fûr
chauffeured, chauffeuring, chauffeurs
noun
chauffeurs
A person hired to drive a private automobile for someone else.
Webster's New World

(firefighting) The driver of a fire truck.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
verb
chauffeured, chauffeuring, chauffeurs
To serve as a driver for (another).
American Heritage
To act as chauffeur to (someone)
Webster's New World
To transport in (a motor vehicle); drive.
Chauffeured the guests around town.
American Heritage
To serve as a driver for another.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
  • drive around
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Other Word Forms of Chauffeur

Noun

Singular:
chauffeur
Plural:
chauffeurs

Origin of Chauffeur

  • French stoker from chauffer to heat, stoke from Old French chaufer chafe

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French chauffeur.

    From Wiktionary

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