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"juggernaut" in British English

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juggernautnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒʌɡ.ə.nɔːt/  us   /-ɚ.nɑːt/
  • juggernaut noun [C] (VEHICLE)

UK disapproving a very ​large, ​heavytruck: The ​peace of the ​village has been ​shattered by juggernauts ​thundering through it.
(Definition of juggernaut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"juggernaut" in Business English

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juggernautnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒʌɡənɔːt/
a very large and powerful ​company, ​organization, or ​industry: Health ​care has ​turned into something of a juggernaut in the ​economy recently. Concerns have been ​expressed that the FTSE 100 juggernaut could be ​slowed by the ​impact of a ​risingdollar. commercial/​economic/​financial juggernaut
TRANSPORT a very large ​truck used for ​transporting large ​quantities of ​goods
(Definition of juggernaut from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “juggernaut”
in Chinese (Simplified) 车辆, 重型货车…
in Chinese (Traditional) 車輛, 重型貨車…
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