Definition of Tractor trailer

1. Noun. A truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together.

Exact synonyms: Articulated Lorry, Rig, Semi, Trailer Truck, Trucking Rig
Terms within: Semi, Semitrailer, Trailer
Specialized synonyms: Tandem Trailer
Generic synonyms: Motortruck, Truck



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tractor Trailer

tractional
tractionally
tractioneer
tractioneers
tractionless
tractions
tractive
tractiveness
tractography
tractor
tractor-trailer
tractor-trailers
tractor beam
tractor beams
tractor out
tractor trailer (current term)
tractorable
tractoration
tractored out
tractories
tractoring out
tractorless
tractorlike
tractors
tractors out
tractory
tractotomy
tractrices
tractricoid
tractricoids

Literary usage of Tractor trailer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Joint Report with Comprehensive Plan and Recommendations by William Russell Willcox (1920)
"It is believed that either the tractor-trailer system or the adjustable loop system ... Independent tractor-trailer trains can work to and from any and all ..."

2. Quarterly of the National Fire Protection Association by National Fire Protection Association (1896)
"View of tractor-trailer truck that struck the rear of the LP-Ga> tank truck. ... The contents of the tractor- trailer truck were destroyed by fire. ..."

3. Municipal Government of the City of New York by Abigail Gunn Baker, Abby H. Ware (1916)
"Among them is the tractor- trailer, a motor truck of surprising possibilities. ... This tractor- trailer is among the most modern inventions of street- ..."

4. Daytrips London by Earl Steinbicker (2003)
"A DRIVER'S GLOSSARY Articulated Lorry semi/tractor- trailer Black Spot accident spot Bollard traffic diverter/divider Bonnet car hood Boot trunk of car ..."

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