Truckman
Truckman Truck"man, n.; pl. {Truckmen}. 1. [From {Truck} barter.] One who does business in the way of barter or exchange. [1913 Webster]

2. [From {Truck} a carriage.] One who drives a truck, or whose business is the conveyance of goods on trucks. [1913 Webster]


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  • truckman — [truk′mən] n. pl. truckmen [truk′mən] one who drives a truck or is engaged in trucking; trucker …   English World dictionary

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  • truckman — /truk meuhn/, n., pl. truckmen. 1. a truckdriver. 2. a person who is in the business of trucking goods, produce, etc. [1780 90, Amer.; TRUCK1 + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

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  • truckman — n. truck driver; person whose profession is transport by trucking …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • truckman — truck·man …   English syllables

  • truckman — See trucker …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • truckman — ˈtrəkmən noun (plural truckmen) 1. : one who conveys goods by truck : a truck driver : trucker 2. : a member of a ladder company * * * /truk meuhn/, n., pl. truckmen. 1. a truckdriver. 2. a person who is in the bus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Truckmen — Truckman Truck man, n.; pl. {Truckmen}. 1. [From {Truck} barter.] One who does business in the way of barter or exchange. [1913 Webster] 2. [From {Truck} a carriage.] One who drives a truck, or whose business is the conveyance of goods on trucks …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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