hand truck

noun

Definition of hand truck 

: a small hand-propelled truck especially : truck entry 1 sense 1c

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The man who flagged down the truck, later identified as Lev, retrieved a hand truck from his rented Toyota 4Runner and began to load one of the services into the vehicle when police moved in. David Owens, courant.com, "California Man Charged In West Hartford Computer Scam Seeks Special Form Of Probation," 10 July 2018 McGregor allegedly threw a guard rail and a hand truck at a bus carrying fighters, shattering the windows. Dan Gartland, SI.com, "Max Holloway ‘Unfit to Fight’ at UFC 223; Four Bouts Now Canceled," 6 Apr. 2018 The man who flagged down the truck, later identified as Lev, retrieved a hand truck from his rented Toyota 4Runner and began to load one of the services into the vehicle when police moved in. David Owens, courant.com, "California Man Charged In West Hartford Computer Scam Seeks Special Form Of Probation," 10 July 2018 Across a loading dock, a young man pushed a hand truck piled high with boxes of Brazilian mangoes. Sean Patrick Cooper, The New Republic, "Is America Ready for the Next Superstorm?," 4 June 2018 The man who flagged down the truck, later identified as Lev, retrieved a hand truck from his rented Toyota 4Runner and began to load one of the services into the vehicle when police moved in. David Owens, courant.com, "California Man Charged In West Hartford Computer Scam Seeks Special Form Of Probation," 10 July 2018 The man who flagged down the truck, later identified as Lev, retrieved a hand truck from his rented Toyota 4Runner and began to load one of the services into the vehicle when police moved in. David Owens, courant.com, "West Hartford Police, Federal Agents Charge California Man In Computer Component Theft," 23 Jan. 2018 Video footage showed McGregor hurling a hand truck at a bus full of fighters after a press conference for UFC 223 at Barclays Center in April. Washington Post, "MMA star McGregor says he regrets Brooklyn melee," 14 June 2018 Video footage showed McGregor hurling a hand truck at a bus full of fighters after a press conference for UFC 223 at Barclays Center in April. Michael R. Sisak, Houston Chronicle, "MMA star Conor McGregor in plea negotiations after melee," 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of hand truck

1920, in the meaning defined above

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