Definition of truckie in English:



NZ, Australian
  • another term for trucker
    • ‘Farmers, bus drivers, truckies, taxis, emergency services, anyone who relies on fuel to perform their work joined forces to protest the spiralling costs of keeping their vehicles on the road.’
    • ‘Army truckies are applying defensive driver and first aid training every time they drive their vehicles.’
    • ‘A convoy of truckies rolled into Canberra today to express their anger at the planned changes.’
    • ‘This year, 115 truckies have died trying to do their jobs; last week five, three in one night.’
    • ‘I think the truckie noticed, sped up and when he was in the clear, changed lanes.’