tractor trailer

noun
\ ˈtrak-tər-ˈtrā-lər How to pronounce tractor trailer (audio) \
variants: or tractor-trailer

Definition of tractor trailer

US
: a large truck with a long trailer attached to the back of it : semitrailer

First Known Use of tractor trailer

1898, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Tractor trailer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tractor%20trailer. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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