[ UK /tɹˈʌk/ ]
[ US /ˈtɹək/ ]
  1. convey (goods etc.) by truck
    truck fresh vegetables across the mountains
  1. a handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top; used to move crates or other heavy objects
  2. an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use truck In A Sentence

  • Spanish-American War of 1898 Edison suggested to the Navy Department the adoption of a compound of calcium carbide and calcium phosphite, which when placed in a shell and fired from a gun would explode as soon as it struck water and ignite, producing a blaze that would continue several minutes and make the ships of the enemy visible for four or five miles at sea. Edison, His Life and Inventions
  • She was struck dumb at the news.
  • He died after his van crashed into a rubbish truck.
  • Those who had struck it rich wore black woollen trousers and Napoleon boots, and sported silk sashes and gaily coloured kerchiefs.
  • Two fire trucks and more than 50 firefighters were last night battling to extinguish the blaze. Times, Sunday Times
  • In her dying depositions she accused Osio of having pushed her in; and there seems little doubt that he did so; for while she was struggling in the water, he disengaged his harquebuss from his mantle and struck her several blows upon the head and hands. Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2 The Catholic Reaction
  • Two separate guys (guy in trucker hat who I think is the liquid metal Terminator/Davey Scantino) and the other is Bathroom-Using Man who wore no cap. Matthew Yglesias » Anticlimax
  • Then, the phrase had struck Vincent as doting and naive, but sometime during his stay in Toulio, as his grasp of the Chinese language deepened, and as he learned—or was forced to learn—from his mistakes, he had felt the title gain merit and accuracy. Heaven Lake
  • On a recent morning, Evers steered his pickup truck through a Central California almond grove, his drawling sales pitch at the ready.
  • Selling alcohol at truck stops is an unnecessary temptation for drivers.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy