travel trailer


Definition of travel trailer

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

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Hwy 26 westbound at Cedar Hills Blvd will be closed due to a travel trailer crash., "Portland metro Tuesday traffic: 2 lanes closed on westbound Sunset Highway for crash near Cedar Hills Blvd.," 18 June 2019 The truck then hit a Ford Expedition that was pulling a travel trailer., "1 killed, several hurt in fiery eastern Oregon crash," 4 June 2019 At the risk of ruining all the great Mortal Kombat XI moments before the game even releases, this week’s time traveling trailer is a true joy. Hayden Dingman, PCWorld, "This week in games: Free copies of Morrowind, Divinity: Original Sin 2 gets a tactics spinoff," 25 Mar. 2019 Not to mention, a travel trailer is a different challenge than a tiny house. Taylor Martin, House Beautiful, "What I Learned About Living In A Tiny House," 7 Nov. 2018 The clever SylvanSport GO travel trailer can haul lots of gear and then transform into a camper that can sleep up to five people. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Versatile travel trailer camps four and hauls gear for $10K," 29 Nov. 2018 Tiny houses and travel trailers are widely available for rent on Airbnb or through companies like Petite Retreats (the company behind the tiny house village at Mount Hood). Taylor Martin, House Beautiful, "What I Learned About Living In A Tiny House," 7 Nov. 2018 More and more, space-conscious campers are investing in affordable Class Bs and lightweight travel trailers. Megan Barber, Curbed, "RV toilets: Why I’ll never have a bathroom in my camper," 1 Nov. 2018 That’s because each year the world’s biggest and most innovative camper manufacturers descend on Düsseldorf, Germany, to show the latest and greatest in vans, RVs, travel trailers, and more. Megan Barber, Curbed, "Aluminum camper trailer features a convertible roof for star gazing," 13 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of travel trailer

1961, in the meaning defined above

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