Meaning of TRUCK in English


Pronunciation: ' tr ə k

Function: verb

Etymology: Middle English trukken, from Anglo-French *truker, *troker, from Vulgar Latin *troccare, probably of imitative origin

Date: 13th century

transitive verb

1 : to give in exchange : SWAP

2 : to barter or dispose of by barter

intransitive verb

1 : to exchange commodities : BARTER

2 : to negotiate or traffic especially in an underhanded way : have dealings

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.