Truckload vs Lorryload - What's the difference?

truckload | lorryload |


As nouns the difference between truckload and lorryload

is that truckload is a full truck or lorry while lorryload is as much as a lorry can hold; a truckload.

truckload

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A full truck or lorry
  • A large number
  • We were expecting just a handful of people to come to the festival, but then a truckload of revellers started arriving at the festival gates

    Usage notes

    * Normally as part of the phrase "a truckload of"

    Synonyms

    * (a full truck) truckful * (a large number) busload

    lorryload

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • As much as a lorry can hold; a truckload.