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cement mixer

noun

Simple Definition of cement mixer

  • : a truck that has a large container which turns when it is filled with wet cement so that the cement will not become hard

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cement mixer

  1. :  a truck that has a large container which turns when it is filled with wet cement so that the cement will not become hard

Word by Word Definitions

cementplay
  1. :  concrete

    :  a powder of alumina, silica, lime, iron oxide, and magnesium oxide burned together in a kiln and finely pulverized and used as an ingredient of mortar and concrete

    :  any mixture used for a similar purpose

  1. :  to unite or make firm by or as if by cement

    :  to overlay with concrete

    :  to become cemented

mixerplay
  1. :  one that mixes: as

    :  one whose work is mixing the ingredients of a product

    :  one who balances and controls the dialogue, music, and sound effects to be recorded for or with a motion picture or television


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