Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
trunk /trʌɳk/
  • danh từ
    • thân (cây, cột, người, thú)
    • hòm, rương; va li
    • (như) trunk-line
    • vòi (voi)
    • (ngành mỏ) thùng rửa quặng
    • (số nhiều) (như) trunk hose
    • ngoại động từ
      • rửa (quặng)
    Concise Dictionary
    +the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber
    +luggage consisting of a large strong case used when traveling or for storage
    +the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
    +compartment in an automobile that carries luggage or shopping or tools
    +a long flexible snout as of an elephant

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 main stem, stalk, stock, Technical bole:
    After the tornado, only the trunks of the trees remained upright.
    2 torso, body:
    All that was found of the corpse was the trunk.
    3 chest, locker, foot-locker, box, case, bin, coffer, casket:
    We found a trunk full of old books in the attic.
    4 snout, proboscis:
    The elephant reached for the food with its trunk.
    5 (In US and Canada) luggage compartment, Brit boot:
    We cannot get all the luggage into the trunk of the car.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    1 [C] the thick main stem of a tree, that the branches grow from
    2 [C] (AmE) = BOOT (2)
    3 [C] the long nose of an elephant
    4 (trunks) [pl.] = SWIMMING TRUNKS
    5 [C] a large strong box with a lid used for storing or transporting clothes, books, etc.
    6 [C, usually sing.] the main part of the human body apart from the head, arms and legs
    See also - TORSO
    Collocation Dictionary

    1 part of a tree


    thick | gnarled | fallen | rotting | tree 2 trunks
    for swimming


    bathing, swimming


    I need a new pair of swimming trunks. > Special page at CLOTHES

    3 strong box with a lid


    old | tin | steamer


    pack, unpack


    in a/the ~

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