truckload

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From truck +‎ load.

Noun[edit]

truckload (plural truckloads)

  1. A full truck or lorry
  2. A large number
    We were expecting just a handful of people to come to the festival, but then a truckload of revellers started arriving at the festival gates

Usage notes[edit]

  • Normally as part of the phrase "a truckload of"

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