haul·​er | \ ˈhȯ-lər How to pronounce hauler (audio) \

Definition of hauler

: one that hauls: such as
a : a commercial establishment or worker whose business is hauling
b : an automotive vehicle for hauling goods or material

Examples of hauler in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The trash hauler said at the time the services would resume when the declarations of emergency and social distancing recommendations eased and the company returned to its pre-pandemic workforce levels. David Ibata, ajc, "Waste Management to resume normal service in Woodstock," 15 May 2020 Recology, the Bay Area waste hauler that has contracts in San Francisco, Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, estimates that residential collection in San Francisco has increased by about 5% since the order. Dustin Gardiner, SFChronicle.com, "Recycling takes a hit in coronavirus California as plastic waste piles up," 20 Apr. 2020 The city’s Service Department will continue to work in two shifts, and the city’s waste hauler, Republic Waste, will keep collecting trash as scheduled. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, "North Royalton, Brecksville, Broadview Heights, Strongsville continue to face down COVID-19," 25 Mar. 2020 Customers can take delivery of a vehicle without interacting with the person who arrives in the vehicle hauler. Nathan Bomey, USA TODAY, "Why most auto dealers, service departments are open for business during coronavirus," 24 Mar. 2020 But you quickly get used to such quibbles, as this is far from the only luxury hauler with this issue. Larry Printz, chicagotribune.com, "With the Levante GTS, Maserati proves its mastery of Ferrari-powered SUVs," 8 Nov. 2019 Jay Schwartz, who previously represented the trash hauler in several legal proceedings, is facing three counts of bribery and bribery conspiracy in the probe, according to an indictment in U.S. District Court unsealed Tuesday. Christina Hall, Detroit Free Press, "Attorney who represented Rizzo trash hauler indicted in Macomb County corruption probe," 6 Aug. 2019 Of that amount, $50 billion would be allocated to passenger airlines while $8 billion is reserved for cargo haulers. Ryan Beene, Bloomberg.com, "Proving Distress Is Step One for Companies Seeking Virus Aid," 10 May 2020 Rodrigo Lopez, a handyman and debris hauler, was evicted this year with his family from an Excelsior district garage that was knocked down to make way for development. J.k. Dineen, SFChronicle.com, "Coronavirus: May rent is due, and many in Bay Area don’t know what to do," 4 May 2020

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First Known Use of hauler

1674, in the meaning defined above

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27 May 2020

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“Hauler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hauler. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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