HyperDic: truck

English > 3 senses of the word truck:
NOUNartifacttruck, motortruckan automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
artifacttruck, hand trucka handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top
VERBmotiontruckconvey (goods etc.) by truck
truck > pronunciation
Soundstrah'k
Rhymesaeronautic ... Zanuck: 70 rhymes with ahk...
English > truck: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAn automotive vehicle suitable for hauling.
Synonymmotortruck
PartsbumperA mechanical device consisting of bars at either end of a vehicle to absorb shock and prevent serious damage
roofprotective covering on top of a motor vehicle
stabilizer bar, anti-sway barA rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucks
tailgate, tailboardA gate at the rear of a vehicle
Narrowerdump truck, dumper, tipper truck, tipper lorry, tip truck, tippertruck whose contents can be emptied without handling
fire engine, fire truckAny of various large trucks that carry firemen and equipment to the site of a fire
garbage truck, dustcartA truck for collecting domestic refuse
lorry, camionA large truck designed to carry heavy loads
pickup, pickup truckA light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard
sound truckA truck equipped with a loudspeaker and used for advertising
tow truck, tow car, wreckerA truck equipped to hoist and pull wrecked cars (or to remove cars from no-parking zones)
tractorA truck that has a cab but no body
trailer truck, tractor trailer, trucking rig, rig, articulated lorry, semiA truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
transporter, car transporterA long truck for carrying motor vehicles
vanA truck with an enclosed cargo space
Broadermotor vehicle, automotive vehicleA self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
Spanishcamión
Catalancamió
Verbstruckconvey (goods etc.) by truck
English > truck: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top; used to move crates or other heavy objects.
Synonymhand truck
Broaderhandcart, pushcart, cart, go-cartwheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person
English > truck: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningconvey (goods etc.) by truck.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
Example"truck fresh vegetables across the mountains"
BroadertransportMove something or somebody around
Spanishtransportar en camión
Catalantransportar en camió
Nounstruckan automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
truckersomeone who drives a truck as an occupation
trucking, truckagethe activity of transporting goods by truck

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