Definition of utility vehicle in English:

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utility vehicle

(also utility truck)


A truck with low sides designed for carrying small loads.
Example sentences
  • Sport racing ATVs also have a lighter weight design than utility vehicles for quicker movements.
  • This year, for example, Americans actually bought more petrol-guzzling trucks and sports utility vehicles than cars.
  • Better a cheap and cheerful hatchback in today's urban environment than any number of overdressed sports utility vehicles or family van units with pointlessly detachable seats.

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Syllabification: u·til·i·ty ve·hi·cle

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