Definition of troop carrier
1 : an armored cross-country vehicle designed especially to carry infantry troops
2 : a transport airplane used to carry troops and their supplies especially in a tactical situation or area
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up troop carrier? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).