breakdown truck

noun

Definition of breakdown truck

British
:a truck with special equipment on the back of it to tow away vehicles :tow truck

Word by Word Definitions

breakdown play
  1. : the action or result of breaking down: such as

  2. : a failure to function

  3. : failure to progress or have effect : disintegration

  1. : to cause to fall or collapse by breaking or shattering

  2. : to make ineffective

  3. : to divide into parts or categories

truck play
  1. : a wheeled vehicle for moving heavy articles: such as

  2. : a strong horse-drawn or automotive vehicle (such as a pickup) for hauling

  3. : an automotive vehicle with a short chassis equipped with a swivel for attaching a trailer and used especially for the highway hauling of freight

  1. : to load or transport on a truck

  2. : to roll along especially in an easy untroubled way

  3. : to transport goods by truck

  1. : to give in exchange : swap

  2. : to barter or dispose of by barter

  3. : to exchange commodities : barter

  1. : barter

  2. : commodities appropriate for barter or for small trade

  3. : close association or connection


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