from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person employed to drive a semi truck.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who drives a truck as an occupation


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Another truck driver with a flashlight spotted the passenger, a young high school girl, lying fifty feet away in the snow-flecked high desert sand.

    The Courage To Be Christian

  • The sole witness to the accident, Melvin Bartola, a truck driver from Cheyenne, Wyoming –

    Tell No One

  • The ball had sparked a furious brawl when it landed in the stands, and Sal Durante, a nineteen-year-old truck driver from Brooklyn, had been the one who emerged with the prize.


  • The man accused of this horrific act was George Del Vecchio, a truck driver and ex-convict who was on parole from a murder conviction when he was sixteen.

    Defending the Damned

  • Of the terrorists, alleged and otherwise, cited by the CIA that KSM fingered during or after his coercive interrogations, only the Ohio truck driver Iyman Faris was an actual al-Qaeda foot soldier living freely in the United States with the serious intention to wreak havoc in America.

    The Longest War

  • The export-quality champagne was procured from a truck driver Nina and I flagged down because we needed gasoline for our camp stove, a generous driver who siphoned five liters of state gas for us and whom we invited down to the beach for mussels and wine.

    A Mountain of Crumbs

  • So the industry thought in terms of having a truck driver training school to help with that, and by 1949 Ed Ruggles and I — Mr. Ruggles was head of the Extension

    Oral History Interview with John Thomas Outlaw, June 5, 1980. Interview H-0277. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007)

  • It does help to use language that can be clearly understood by a truck driver and a scientist—simple, understandable, and repeatable.

    Make Yourself Unforgettable

  • Suppose he was a truck driver or a ditchdigger, or a no-good like her father?

    The Women’s Room


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.