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  1. trucks(Noun)

    The wheel-set of railroad rolling stock (see image)

Freebase

  1. Trucks

    "Trucks" is a short story by Stephen King, first published in the June 1973 issue of Cavalier magazine, and later collected in King's 1978 collection Night Shift.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. trucks

    Pieces of wood of various forms, though mostly round; they are for different purposes, as wheels on which the gun-carriages run.--Trucks of the flag-staves or at the mast-head. Circular caps on the upper mast-heads; they are generally furnished with two or more small sheaves, through which the signal halliards are rove.--Trucks of the parrels. Spherical pieces of wood, termed bull's-eyes, having a hole through them, in which is inserted the rope of the parrel. (See PARRALS.)--Trucks for fair leaders, are similar to bull's-eyes, but are scored to fit the shrouds to which they are seized. The ropes are thus kept from getting jammed between the yards and the rigging; they are also useful, especially at night, as guides to particular ropes.

Editors Contribution

  1. trucks

    Plural noun of truck.

    There were a lot of trucks on the road during the night when we were driving to the ferry, most of them were going to the ferry port too.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 10, 2016  

How to pronounce trucks?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say trucks in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trucks in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trucks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of trucks in a Sentence

  1. Abdul Karim Sabra:

    Islamic State aren't many and they don't have petrol to move around, they don't have military vehicles either. They get around in fertilizer trucks.

  2. Scott Perry:

    We don't have the same level of exuberance (for natural gas trucks) that we encountered 12-18 months ago, but there is still a significant amount of interest from customers who are looking at it through a longer term lens.

  3. Mark Bristow:

    I drive trucks past ... processing plants in Nevada, because Gary won't share with me.

  4. Brandon Rola:

    Officers were running around flagging down trucks, trying to see if anyone in the area had a shovel, we were using (EMTs') back braces to try to remove snow. People were clawing at it. Eventually, between good Samaritans, truck drivers coming by with shovels in their beds, we were able to get a decent amount of shovels.

  5. Daniel Kish:

    Any time you make more trips -- whether it’s trains, trucks or buses -- accidents increase, i’m not trying to scare people. But the records show that if you move more stuff there will be more problems.

Images & Illustrations of trucks

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