Trolley Meaning and Definition


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Trolley meaning

Word: Trolley

How to pronounce: ˈtrɒlɪ

Noun

Definitions:

1. Short for trolley car or trolley bus

Example sentences: "You can easily stroll Galveston's gas-lamp - studded streets or get around by trolley."

2. A wheel attached to a pole, used for collecting current from an overhead electric wire to drive a streetcar or trolley bus.

Example sentences: "In later years, the tarries were electrified, and poles held the trolley wire."

3. A large metal basket or frame on wheels, used for transporting heavy or large items, such as supermarket purchases or luggage at an airport or railroad station.

Example sentences: "The group's services range from treatments to harden metals for aero-engines to providing the shine on metals used in supermarket trolleys."


Synonyms:

trolleybus

tram

streetcar

tramway

tramcar

trolley car

dolly

wagon

cart

truck

shopping cart

minecart

car trucks

barrow

gurney

wheelbarrow

handcart

bogie

carriage

buggy

wheelchair

handcar

section car


Derivations:

trolly


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Trolley in Other Languages...

Spanish: Carro

German: Trolley

French: Chariot

Italian: Carrello

Turkish: El arabası


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