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Synonyms for trailer
ˈtreɪ lərtrail·er

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  1. trailernoun

    caravan, sentinel, teaser, camper van, preview, mobile home, camper


  2. trailernoun

    A small vehicle, usually open-topped, towed behind another, and used for carrying equipment, etc, that cannot be carried in the leading vehicle.

    The engine wouldn't run any more so we had to trailer my old car to the wrecking yard.

    preview, mobile home, camper, camper van, teaser, caravan, sentinel


  3. trailernoun

    Any vehicle designed to be towed, with the exception of a caravan.

    caravan, preview, camper, teaser, mobile home, sentinel, camper van


  4. trailernoun

    A furnished vehicle towed behind another, and used as a dwelling when stationary.

    We drove our trailer to Yellowstone Park.

    teaser, preview, camper, camper van, caravan, sentinel, mobile home


  5. trailernoun

    A prefabricated home that could be towed to a new destination, but typically is permanently left in an area designated for such homes.

    The young couple's first home was in a trailer.

    sentinel, caravan, camper van, camper, teaser, preview, mobile home


  6. trailernoun

    A preview of a film, video game or TV show.

    The trailer for that movie makes it seem like it would be fun.

    mobile home, sentinel, preview, camper van, teaser, caravan, camper


  7. trailernoun

    A usually invalid value used to signal the end of a list of data, often sorting last alphabetically (ZZZZZ) or numerically (99999) among all possible valid values; especially common in punched cards, where the final card is called a trailer card.

    The linked list terminates with a trailer record.

    sentinel, teaser, preview, mobile home, camper van, caravan, camper


  8. trailernoun

    someone or something that trails

    camper van, caravan, teaser, preview, mobile home, camper, sentinel


  9. trailernoun

    the last part of a packet, often containing a check sequence

    The encapsulation layer adds an eight-byte header and a two-byte trailer to each packet.

    mobile home, camper, preview, teaser, sentinel, camper van, caravan


Princeton's WordNet

  1. dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer, pokenoun

    someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind

    bourdon, monotone, punch, prevue, pigeon berry, house trailer, garget, scoke, sack, thrust, carrier bag, clout, slug, dawdler, lick, drone pipe, paper bag, pilotless aircraft, biff, lagger, thrusting, droning, jab, drone, radio-controlled aircraft, laggard, poke, jabbing, poking, preview

  2. preview, prevue, trailernoun

    an advertisement consisting of short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future

    house trailer, prevue, preview, dawdler, poke, drone, lagger, laggard

  3. trailernoun

    a large transport conveyance designed to be pulled by a truck or tractor

    house trailer, poke, preview, dawdler, drone, prevue, lagger, laggard

  4. trailer, house trailernoun

    a wheeled vehicle that can be pulled by a car or truck and is equipped for occupancy

    house trailer, poke, preview, dawdler, drone, prevue, lagger, laggard

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "trailer":

    caravan, towline, trailers, towing, tow, camper, semi-trailer, rv, queue, airstream

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How to use trailer in a sentence?

  1. Mike Helmer:

    I was raised in Palo Alto, and I can't afford to live here... except for living in this trailer.

  2. Justin Humphreys:

    The Airstream design team incorporated a number of clever design elements in order to maximize every square inch of Nest’s 16 feet, we’ve never had this much storage in a 16-foot travel trailer.

  3. Jennifer Lopez:

    When I sat there, I was in my hair and makeup trailer, and heres what I felt. In my belly, I felt a flutter. I felt like a little butterfly in my stomach, and immediately I knew that I had life inside of me. the doctor says, you see that right there, that little grain of rice ? Thats the baby. You see that other little grain of rice over here ? Thats the other baby.

  4. Jean Becker:

    When they went by the set, they waited by Mark Wahlberg trailer. Mark Wahlberg called us up to the trailer, and Mark Wahlberg was wonderful.

  5. Taos County Sheriff Jerry Hogrefe:

    The only food we saw were a few potatoes and a box of rice in the filthy trailer.

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