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synonyms for freighter

  • car
  • crate
  • jeep
  • lorry
  • pickup
  • rig
  • van
  • wagon
  • buggy
  • carryall
  • dump
  • semi
  • wheels
  • eighteen-wheeler
  • four by eight
  • four by four
  • four-wheel drive
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How to use freighter in a sentence

Cathay Pacific said the three individuals were freighter pilots who flew cargo, not passenger, planes.
DELTA VARIANT DANGEROUS DURING PREGNANCY, CDC REPORTS SAYANDREW JEONG, ADELA SULIMAN, LAURIE MCGINLEY, PAULINA VILLEGASNOVEMBER 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The world's maritime industry — from ferries to freighters — is trying to navigate a once-in-a-century transition away from fossil fuels to new, cleaner means of propulsion.
SHIPS SEARCH FOR GREEN FUELS TO KEEP OCEANS BLUEJOANN MULLERMARCH 5, 2021AXIOS
Lightning flashes are more frequent along shipping routes, where freighters emit particulates into the air, than in the surrounding ocean.
STORM FORCEKATIE MCLEANFEBRUARY 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
There are many other coastal freighter types that are similar in size and energy demand.’
THIS WEEK’S AWESOME TECH STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB (THROUGH FEBRUARY 20)SINGULARITY HUB STAFFFEBRUARY 20, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The red bottom-plates of a submarine freighter came rolling up behind the surge to show how futile was the might of man.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
Jandron only means that Miss Mallen is much more comfortable on this passenger-ship than she'd be in your freighter.
THE SARGASSO OF SPACEEDMOND HAMILTON
Ummm—seems so—wasn't she the big freighter that disappeared many years ago?
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
The freighter had a long black-snake whip, and was snapping it about the ears of the leaders.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The two machines glided up the slope, leaving the baffled and swearing freighter far behind.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Matt whirled away from the freighter, to help Chub get the motor-cycles down.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FREIGHTER

  • buggy
  • car
  • carryall
  • crate
  • dump
  • eighteen-wheeler
  • four by eight
  • four by four
  • four-wheel drive
  • freighter
  • jeep
  • lorry
  • pickup
  • rig
  • semi
  • van
  • wagon
  • wheels
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.