lift truck

noun

Definition of lift truck

: a small truck for lifting and transporting loads

Examples of lift truck in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Inspired by Richard Branson, Mullett and his business partner, Will Loepfe, had a lift truck take them up in the sky for the groundbreaking ceremony. Evan Frank, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "An Oconomowoc car wash that will use 75% less water than traditional car washes will open in the fall," 7 Aug. 2020 Blessings Café, one of the many diners in Yeoville, is manned by Lucky Olabode, a former fork-lift truck driver from Delta State in Nigeria. The Economist, "Yeoville Hard times and hotplates in the most diverse district in Africa," 18 Dec. 2019 Dudek, a skilled tradesman who lives in St. Clair Shores, has repaired lift trucks and carts in the Fiat Chrysler Stamping Plant factory for 23 years. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press, "FCA mechanic is quietly transforming muscle cars in unmarked garage in Macomb Co.," 11 Jan. 2020 Theft: Aurora Road Someone stole a scissor lift truck sometime before it was reported missing at 4:25 p.m. Aug. 19. Joan Rusek, cleveland.com, "Rash of burglaries plagues residents on three streets: Bainbridge Township Police Blotter," 28 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of lift truck

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Lift truck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lift%20truck. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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