Definition of dray in English:

dray

Syllabification: dray
Pronunciation: /drā
 
/

noun

A truck or cart for delivering beer barrels or other heavy loads, especially a low one without sides.
More example sentences
  • It is 30 years since Major John Bartholomew, former Wadworth chairman, decided to reintroduce shire horses to pull the drays that deliver beer to licensed premises in the town.
  • The Duke is calling in on the brewery to mark the 30th anniversary of the return of horse-drawn drays for delivering beer to licensed premises in the town.
  • He also said that a number of the drays that deliver the beer have been ‘debadged’ in a cost-saving measure.

Origin

late Middle English (denoting a sledge): perhaps from Old English dræge 'dragnet', related to dragan 'to pull' (see draw).

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