Also called forklift truck, fork truck. a small vehicle with two power-operated prongs at the front that can be slid under heavy loads and then raised for moving and stacking materials in warehouses, shipping depots, etc.
verb (used with object)
to move or stack by forklift.
Origin of forklift
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Contemporary Examples of forklift
If you try to get work in a factory, how is your 10-year-old DUI relevant to that, if you are not driving a forklift?No, You Can’t Check if That Job Applicant Has a Criminal History
April 17, 2014
One time while at work, Mama June had a forklift run over her toe.‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’: A Glossary
July 17, 2013
Historical Examples of forklift
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