Definition of tractor in English:


Pronunciation /ˈtraktər/ /ˈtræktər/

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  • 1A powerful motor vehicle with large rear wheels, used chiefly on farms for hauling equipment and trailers.

    1. 1.1US A short truck consisting of the driver's cab, designed to pull a large trailer.


Late 18th century (in the general sense ‘someone or something that pulls’): from Latin, from tract- ‘pulled’, from the verb trahere.