teamster


teamster

noun

  1. a person who drives a team or a truck for hauling, especially as an occupation.
  2. a member of the Teamsters Union.

noun

  1. a driver of a team of horses used for haulage
  2. US and Canadian the driver of a lorry

n.“person who drives a team of horses” (especially in hauling freight), 1777, from team (n.) + -ster. Transferred to motor truck drivers by 1907.

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