Definition of freight car in English:

freight car

Syllabification: freight car

noun

North American
  • A railroad car for carrying freight.
    More example sentences
    • A covered freight car, the kind that often carries automobiles, suffered slight damage.
    • The common gondola car is a freight car with low sides and ends, a solid floor, and no roof.
    • The woman was turning her vehicle in the wide freight car to face the open double doors.

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