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noun [countable] tyre pronunciation in British English /ˈtaɪə(r)/
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  1. 1
    a thick rubber cover that fits round the wheel of a bicycle, car, or other vehicle

    a car tyre

    The two front tyres were flat.

  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    kick the tyres to look and try or test a vehicle or another object before you buy it

    I only kicked the tyres on a few apps.

    Submitted from United States on 03/09/2013


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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