(1) A wheeled vehicle that can be pulled by a car or truck and is equipped for occupancy
(2) A large transport conveyance designed to be pulled by a truck or tractor
(3) An advertisement consisting of short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future
(4) Someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind
- A small vehicle, usually open-topped, towed behind another, and used for carrying equipment, etc, that cannot be carried in the leading vehicle.
- At the end of the day, we put the snowmobiles back on the trailer.
- Any vehicle designed to be towed, with the exception of a caravan.
- A furnished vehicle towed behind another, and used as a dwelling when stationary.
- We drove our trailer to Yellowstone Park.
- 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.
- A preview of a film or TV show.
- The trailer for that movie makes it seem like it would be fun.
- 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.
- 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.
- In Australia and the UK, trailer in the sense of "preview of a film" is gaining currency over preview due to US influence.
- (vehicle towed behind another, used for carrying equipment):
- (vehicle towed behind another, other than a caravan):
- (furnished vehicle towed behind another, used as a dwelling when stationary): camper (US), camper van, caravan (UK), mobile home
- (prefabricated home that could be towed but typically is not): mobile home
- (preview of a film): preview, teaser
- (in computing: value used to signal the end of a list of data): sentinel
- To load on a trailer or to transport by trailer.
- The engine wouldn't run any more so we had to trailer my old car to the wrecking yard.