Tin-lizzie meaning

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A dilapidated or cheap car.
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Any cheap or old automobile.
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Alternative form of tin Lizzie.
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Origin of tin-lizzie

  • After Tin Lizzie , nickname for the Ford Model T automobile perhaps from Lizzie name commonly given to horses nickname for Elizabeth

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