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lorry

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noun lor·ry \ˈlȯr-ē, ˈlär-\

Definition of lorry

plural

lorries

chiefly British

  1. :  motortruck



Origin and Etymology of lorry

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1900

Other Transportation Terms

Rhymes with lorry



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