Definition of front-end loader in English:

front-end loader

Syllabification: front-end load·er


North American
1A machine with a scoop or bucket on an articulated arm at the front for digging and loading earth.
More example sentences
  • The father in this case was driving a tractor on the highway, with his 3-year-old in a bucket of the front-end loader.
  • I started with an old bucket from a front-end loader and removed the teeth and the grapple fork.
  • CCC's number-one maintenance problem is wear on the buckets of its front-end loaders - especially on the leading edge of the bucket just beyond where the blade is bolted to the bucket.
1.1A hydraulic bucket or scoop that fits onto the front of a tractor.
More example sentences
  • Transfer manure and load the storage with a tractor-mounted front-end loader, elevator stacker, and solid piston pump.
  • We mounted an extra L-shape bar to the arm of our front-end loader on our tractor.
  • Large-jawed and rich, they grew up with silver spoons in their mouths the size of front-end loaders.

Definition of front-end loader in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…