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Sunday Driver

What Does "Sunday Driver" Mean?

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"Sunday driver" is an English idiom. It means "a person who drives slowly or without much skill, often causing frustration for others on the road."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "Sunday driver" used in a sentence:
  • He's such a Sunday driver; he never exceeds the speed limit and takes forever to get anywhere.
  • The traffic jam was caused by a group of Sunday drivers who couldn't navigate the highway effectively.
  • As a Sunday driver, she prefers leisurely scenic routes over fast-paced highways.
meaning for Sunday driver

What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Sunday Driver" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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