n. a large trailer truck. (There are a total of eighteen wheels on the cab and trailer.) : An eighteen-wheeler almost ran me off the road.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw Hill.
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