drive-in
drive-in drive-in a. arranged to allow business to be transacted while patrons remain in their vehicles; as, a drive-in window at a bank.

Syn: drive-through. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Drive-in — Apotheke In einem Drive in werden Dienstleistungen angeboten, ohne dass der Kunde hierfür sein Auto verlassen muss. Beim Begriff Drive in handelt es sich um einen Pseudoanglizismus (zwar englisch, aber nicht britisch englisch). Der originale… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Drive In — In einem Drive in werden Dienstleistungen angeboten, ohne dass der Kunde hierfür sein Auto verlassen muss. Beim Begriff Drive in handelt es sich um einen Scheinanglizismus. Der originale amerikanische Begriff ist Drive through oder Drive thru… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • drive-in — n. any installation designed to accommodate patrons while staying in their automobiles; especially an outdoor movie theater in which patrons park in their vehicles to watch the movie. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drive-in — For the 1964 pop song, see Drive In (song). Drive in theater in Neu Isenburg, Germany A drive in is a facility such as a bank, restaurant, or movie theater where one can literally drive in with an automobile for service. It is usually… …   Wikipedia

  • Drive-in — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le drive in ou ciné parc désigne au cinéma un type de salle apparu en 1933 dans laquelle les spectateurs regardent les films assis dans leur voiture. Par… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • drive-in — {adj.}/{n.} A kind of movie theater, fast food restaurant, or church, where the customers, spectators, or worshippers do not leave their automobiles but are served the food inside their cars, can watch a motion picture from inside their cars, or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • drive-in — {adj.}/{n.} A kind of movie theater, fast food restaurant, or church, where the customers, spectators, or worshippers do not leave their automobiles but are served the food inside their cars, can watch a motion picture from inside their cars, or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • drive-in — noun Date: 1937 an establishment (as a theater or restaurant) so laid out that patrons can be accommodated while remaining in their automobiles • drive in adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Drive in — Cinéma en plein air  Pour drive in, voir ciné parc. On désigne habituellement sous le terme cinéma en plein air toute activité de projection de films effectuée en plein air, que cette activité soit payante ou gratuite. De très nombreux… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Drive-In Saturday — Single by David Bowie from the album Aladdin Sane B s …   Wikipedia

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