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lorrynoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɒr.i/  us   /ˈlɔːr.i/ 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)

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lorrynoun [C]

 us   /ˈlɔr·i/ Br
truck
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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 transporting goods: The stock is delivered by lorry from the huge warehouses. The company has a fleet of trucks supplying wholesalers 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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