moving van


noun

a large truck or trailer used for transporting furnishings from one residence or office to another.

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CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of moving van

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900
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Example sentences from the Web for moving van

  • So I started to pile things on the overturned table, until it looked like a moving-van ready for a May-Day migration.

    The Prairie Wife|Arthur Stringer
  • Through that hole in her game laws any game-dealer can drive a moving-van!

    Our Vanishing Wild Life|William T. Hornaday
  • A hole as big as a moving-van burned into the road at one place.