cattle truck


a railway wagon designed for carrying livestockUS and Canadian equivalent: stock car

Nearby words

  1. cattle plague,
  2. cattle prod,
  3. cattle run,
  4. cattle show,
  5. cattle tick,
  6. cattle-cake,
  7. cattle-grid,
  8. cattle-stop,
  9. cattleduffer,
  10. cattleman

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Examples from the Web for cattle truck

  • But, anyhow, I'll have a try at convincing them at headquarters that I am a better man outside than inside a cattle-truck.

    On the Heels of De Wet|The Intelligence Officer
  • Rather than stay behind we would have made the journey in a cattle-truck, upon our head, or on our knees.

  • The great problem is sleep, and the solution is not easy when there are forty in a cattle-truck.