Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “large goods vehicle”

large goods vehicle

noun [C]     (abbreviation LGV) UK
TRANSPORT the official name for a large vehicle, for example a truck, for transporting goods: Large goods vehicle (LGV) drivers distribute millions of tonnes of goods around the UK. → Compare HGV
(Definition of large goods vehicle noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of large goods vehicle

Word of the Day


willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More