stake truck

noun

Definition of stake truck

: a truck having a stake body

called also stake-bed truck

Examples of stake truck in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lowe watched as a beam bounced off the tail end of the rusty-red stake truck with no gate on the rear. Darcie Moran, USA TODAY, "Truck's steering wheel stops flying steel beam inches from driver's chest," 12 Feb. 2020 Lowe watched as a beam bounced off the tail end of the rusty-red stake truck with no gate on the rear. Darcie Moran, Detroit Free Press, "Truck driver escapes unscathed after beam crashes through windshield on I-96," 12 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of stake truck

1907, in the meaning defined above

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

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