tram Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “tram” - Learner’s Dictionary

tram

noun [C]     /træm/
A2 an electric vehicle for carrying passengers, mostly in cities, which moves along metal lines in the roadBuses, trams and coaches
Translations of “tram”
in Arabic تِرام…
in Korean 전차…
in Malaysian trem…
in French tramway…
in Turkish tramvay…
in Italian tram…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常在市內運營的)有軌電車…
in Russian трамвай…
in Polish tramwaj…
in Vietnamese xe chạy bằng điện…
in Spanish tranvía…
in Portuguese bonde…
in Thai รถราง…
in German die Straßenbahn…
in Catalan tramvia…
in Japanese 路面電車, 市街電車…
in Indonesian trem…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常在市内运营的)有轨电车…
(Definition of tram from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “tram”

Word of the Day

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More