trucker

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[ truhk-er ]
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noun
  1. a person who drives a truck; truckdriver.

  2. a person whose business is trucking goods.

Origin of trucker

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First recorded in 1875–80; truck1 + -er1

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Other definitions for trucker (2 of 2)

trucker2
[ truhk-er ]

noun

Origin of trucker

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First recorded in 1530–40; truck2 + -er1

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How to use trucker in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for trucker (1 of 2)

trucker1

/ (ˈtrʌkə) /


nounmainly US and Canadian
  1. a lorry driver

  2. a person who arranges for the transport of goods by lorry

British Dictionary definitions for trucker (2 of 2)

trucker2

/ (ˈtrʌkə) /


nounUS and Canadian
  1. a market gardener

  2. another word for hawker 1

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