The definition of a lorry is a motor vehicle that is used to transport cargo in England.
An example of a lorry is a truck in which goods are moved.
- a low, flat wagon without sides
- any of various trucks fitted to run on rails
- Brit. a motor truck
Origin of lorryprobably ; from dialect, dialectal lurry, lorry, to tug, pull
nounpl. lor·ries Chiefly British
A motor truck.
Origin of lorryPerhaps akin to dialectal lurry, to lug, haul.
(third-person singular simple present lorries, present participle lorrying, simple past and past participle lorried)