car-n; 4 Senses

Sense Number 1: the compartment portion of a mechanical conveyance

Commentary: CAR[+conveyance][+compartment][-wheeled]

A fighter jet collided with a cable car going up the mountain at a famous ski resort.
People traveled in elegance in the cars of the great zeppelins such as the Hindenburg.
This is the local elevator, let's wait for the express car to the 40th floor.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5, 3, 4

Sense Number 2: transport vehicle that operates under its own power

Commentary: CAR[+conveyance][+vehicle][+self_powered]

John took Mary for a joy ride in his ticket-me-officer-red sports car.
The police reported a car going out of control near an exit off 495.
In that sci-fi film people fly around in their cars instead of driving on roads.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 3: a wheeled conveyance pulled by a locomotive

Commentary: CAR[+conveyance][+compartment][+wheeled]

J.P. Morgan had his own luxuriously-appointed rail car.
These freight cars will need two engines to haul them.
The hobo jumped quickly onto the slowly moving flat car.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 4: none of the above

Commentary: Automatically generated NOTA sense (bbn)