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Meaning of “lorry” in the English Dictionary

"lorry" in British English

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lorrynoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɒr.i/  us   /ˈlɔːr-/ UK
B1 a truck noun : an ​articulated lorry a ​long-distance lorry ​driver

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(Definition of lorry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lorry" in American English

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lorrynoun [C]

 us   /ˈlɔr·i/ Br
truck
(Definition of lorry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"lorry" in Business English

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lorrynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlɒri/ (plural lorries) UK (UK and US also truck) TRANSPORT
a large road ​vehicle that is used for ​transportinggoods: The ​stock is ​delivered by lorry from the huge ​warehouses. The ​company has a ​fleet of truckssupplyingwholesalers and ​retailers. a lorry ​driver a container/​delivery/refrigerated lorry
(Definition of lorry from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lorry”
in Korean 트럭…
in Arabic شاحِنة…
in Malaysian lori…
in French camion…
in Russian грузовик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卡車,貨車…
in Italian camion…
in Turkish kamyon…
in Polish ciężarówka…
in Spanish camión…
in Vietnamese xe tải…
in Portuguese caminhão…
in Thai รถบรรทุก…
in German der Lastwagen…
in Catalan camió…
in Japanese トラック…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卡车,货车…
in Indonesian truk…
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