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truck·er

 (trŭk′ər)
n.
1. One who drives a truck.
2. One that is engaged in trucking goods.

trucker

(ˈtrʌkə)
n
1. a lorry driver
2. a person who arranges for the transport of goods by lorry

trucker

(ˈtrʌkə)
n
1. (Commerce) a market gardener
2. (Commerce) another word for hawker

truck•er

(ˈtrʌk ər)

n.
1. a person who drives a truck; truckdriver.
2. a person whose business is trucking goods.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trucker - someone who drives a truck as an occupationtrucker - someone who drives a truck as an occupation
driver - the operator of a motor vehicle
Translations
řidič nákladního auta
lastbilchauffør
kuorma-auton kuljettaja
kamiondžija
トラック運転手
트럭 운전사
lastbilschaufför
คนขับรถบรรทุก
tài xế xe tải

trucker

[ˈtrʌkəʳ] N (US) → camionero/a m/f, transportista mf

trucker

[ˈtrʌkər] n (mainly US)camionneur mtruck farm n (US)exploitation f maraîchère

trucker

n
(esp US: = truck driver) → Lastwagenfahrer(in) m(f); (= haulage contractor)Spediteur(in) m(f)
(US: = farmer) → Gemüsegärtner(in) m(f)

trucker

سَائِقُ الْشَاحِنَةِ řidič nákladního auta lastbilchauffør Lkw-Fahrer οδηγός φορτηγού camionero kuorma-auton kuljettaja camionneur kamiondžija camionista トラック運転手 트럭 운전사 vrachtwagenchauffeur lastebilsjåfør kierowca ciężarówki camionista, motorista de caminhão водитель грузовика lastbilschaufför คนขับรถบรรทุก kamyon şoförü tài xế xe tải 货车司机
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