noun, plural lor·ries.
Origin of lorry
Related Words for lorrieswagon, van, car, crate, pickup, rig, jeep, freighter, lorry, cart, carriage, caravan, chariot, buggy, dump, wheels, carryall, semi, coach, tram
Examples from the Web for lorries
Historical Examples of lorries
Of the five lorries, two were loaded with firewood and three empty.
Second, they think it is the lorries because the drivers change the numbers.
Before alarming them I want to examine the contents of a few of the lorries.
All the lorries in question had been in charge of a driver called Charles Fox.
The drivers of lorries and cars should be trained in map-reading.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
noun plural -ries
Word Origin for lorry
"a truck; a long, flat wagon," 1838, British railroad word, probably from verb lurry "to pull, tug" (1570s), of uncertain origin. Meaning "large motor vehicle for carrying goods" is first attested 1911.