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ute

American English: /jut/
British English: /juːt/

noun

  • (Australian) (New Zealand) [colloquial] (Motor Vehicles)
    utility vehicle
    Example sentences
    • Every year, Australians buy 70,000 utes and small pickups, about 9 percent of the vehicle market.
    • No motor vehicle has a more Australian heritage than the ute.
    • I saw her watching the men driving off in their utes, chainsaws at the ready.
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