Odometer in a sentence

Definition of Odometer

An instrument attached to the wheel of a vehicle, to measure the distance traveled. | A wheel used by surveyors, which registers distance traveled.

How to use Odometer in a Sentence?

  • 1. So he opened it, and leaned over to have a look at the odometer to check the mileage.
  • 2. Then the odometer got broken through being jammed in some uneven ice, and it took some hours to mend it by a process of lashing.
  • 3. The odometer was fastened behind the last sledge, and indicated fairly correctly the distance covered by us.
  • 4. Toward half past five the odometer on one of the dog-sleds registered a distance of three-quarters of a mile made since morning.
  • 5. When we stopped at 6 o'clock the odometer registered a good 7 miles, which was not so bad for a first day's work.