freighter

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

freight·er

noun \-tər\

: a large ship that is used to carry goods

Full Definition of FREIGHTER

1
:  one that loads or charters and loads a ship
2
:  shipper
3
:  a ship or airplane used chiefly to carry freight

First Known Use of FREIGHTER

1622

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