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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations, Motor vehicles
truckertruck‧er /ˈtrʌkə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  American EnglishBOTTC a truck driver
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truckerFuel protest runs out of steam A national protest by truckers demanding cheaper fuel turned out to be a low-key affair.On holidays and weekends, the interstates grow thick with campers from Florida, truckers from Vermont, and Bay State skiers.Judy pointed to the truck and explained to me that coffee is free for truckers here.Rocky had accounted for all his truckers, with the exception of his three buddies, Chuck, Jube and Red.Many truckers gave up on making deliveries and thousands were without power.Grant's other ally, Rocky O'Rourke, had also answered the call and enlisted the willing aid of nine other truckers.In the rear of the lead sixteen wheeler rode Jube and the six other truckers who had been recruited by Rocky.And many of those truckers obviously felt it was their right to deliver goods to points far beyond the border town.
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