travel trailer


Definition of travel trailer

: a trailer drawn especially by an automobile and equipped for use (as while traveling) as a dwelling

Examples of travel trailer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Christian-Roth pulled money out of her retirement account and moved from Kent, Washington, to live in a travel trailer near Prineville with her wife. oregonlive, "‘I just can’t keep going’: Oregon long haulers wonder when – or if – they’ll recover from the coronavirus," 20 Dec. 2020 His wife stays home with their three children, and the family eats out twice a week, has a boat called Penny Lane and a travel trailer. al, "How Amazon drove Alabama warehouse workers to unionize," 18 Dec. 2020 Trailer jacks are critical to outdoors lovers being able to fully enjoy their boat, camper or travel trailer. The Editors, Field & Stream, "Three Things To Consider When Buying A Trailer Jack," 11 Sep. 2019 Neiman Marcus's 94th annual Christmas Book launched today, and the legendary Fantasy Gifts list this year includes a bespoke luxury travel trailer from Bowlus Road Chief. Drew Dorian, Car and Driver, "Fancy Bowlus Travel Trailer Makes Neiman Marcus's Fantasy Gift List," 9 Nov. 2020 In 2019, after her daughter died, Sandra Ingram of Homosassa, Florida, was suddenly raising two grandchildren in a tiny, rundown travel trailer. David Clark Scott, The Christian Science Monitor, "Monday Sunrise Briefing: Trump's third conservative justice," 26 Oct. 2020 Deputies responded to a report of a shooting at about 5:15 a.m. and found a man with a gunshot wound outside a travel trailer, according to Dwight D'Evelyn, a Sheriff's Office spokesman. Audrey Jensen, The Arizona Republic, "Man fatally shot after attempting to break into trailer in Cordes Lakes," 10 Oct. 2020 After nearly two weeks inside a beige-and-black travel trailer, large enough to take about six strides from one end to the other, the Southern Methodist University freshman wanted space to think. Kevin Reynolds, Dallas News, "SMU student reflects on life inside an isolation pod after contracting the coronavirus," 5 Oct. 2020 The top-of-the-line Pro model, though, can transfer energy from its 48.0-kWh battery—the largest capacity lithium-ion power system available on a travel trailer—to an EV with an optional 240-volt Level 2 charger ($23,995). Sebastian Blanco, Car and Driver, "Living Vehicle Luxury Camping Trailers, a Cool Way to Spend $300K," 11 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of travel trailer

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Travel trailer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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