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Origin of tow truck
First recorded in 1940–45
Words nearby tow truck
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Example sentences from the Web for tow truck
The Killer ordered the deputies to fetch his tow-truck man, David Camp, campaign manager to James Albert Riley.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis|Richard Ben Cramer|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had no money to take it in to be repaired, and I certainly had nothing to pay the tow-truck driver.
British Dictionary definitions for tow truck
a motor vehicle equipped for towing away wrecked or disabled carsAlso called: breakdown van, (US and Canadian) wrecker
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