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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large truck consisting of an engine and cab section and a cargo carrying unit.

Usage examples (32)
  • There was a tractor-trailer on fire in front of the bus.
  • An overturned tractor-trailer causing a big backup there.
  • "You can drive a tractor-trailer truck in here," boasts Krens.
  • Still uncertain exactly why this tractor-trailer lost control. for more
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