Lizzie pet form of fem. proper name ELIZABETH (Cf. Elizabeth), used colloquially for "a motor car" (especially an early-model Ford) from 1913; also tin lizzie.

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  • Lizzie — British sailors’ nickname for the superliner Queen Elizabeth …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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