Character 5
Hyphenation truss
Pronunciations N/A

Definitions and meanings of "Truss"

What do we mean by truss?

A supportive device, usually a pad with a belt, worn to prevent enlargement of a hernia or the return of a reduced hernia. noun

A rigid framework, as of wooden beams or metal bars, designed to support a structure, such as a roof. noun

An architectural bracket. noun

Something gathered into a bundle; a pack. noun

An iron fitting by which a lower yard is secured to a mast. noun

A compact cluster of flowers at the end of a stalk. noun

To tie up or bind tightly. transitive verb

To bind or skewer the wings or legs of (a fowl) before cooking. transitive verb

To support or brace with a truss. transitive verb

Bunchy; stumpy; stocky; round and thick.

A bundle; pack. noun

Specifically A bundle of hay or straw. noun

In horticulture, a compact terminal flower-cluster of any kind, as an umbel, corymb, or spike. noun

In surgery, an appliance consisting of a belt or an elastic steel spring encircling the body, to which is attached a pad, used in cases of rupture to hinder the descent of the parts, or to prevent an increase in size of an irreducible hernia. noun

A garment worn in the sixteenth century and previously: probably so called from being laced closely to the person. noun

Plural Trousers; tight-fitting drawers. See trouse, trousers. noun

In building, a stiff frame; a combination of timbers, of iron parts, or of timbers and ironwork, so arranged as to constitute an unyielding frame. noun

In architecture, a large corbel or modillion supporting a mural monument or any object projecting from the face of a wall. See crosset, 1 , with cut. noun

In ship-building, a short piece of carved work fitted under the taffrail: chiefly used in small ships. noun

A bandage and belt used to hold a hernia in place.

A structure made up of one or more triangular units made from straight beams of wood or metal, which is used to support a structure as in a roof or bridge.

A triangular bracket.

An old English farming measurement. One truss of straw equalled 36 pounds, a truss of old hay equalled 56 pounds, a truss of new hay equalled 60 pounds, and 36 trusses equalled one load.

A bundle; a package.

A padded jacket or dress worn under armour, to protect the body from the effects of friction.

Part of a woman's dress; a stomacher.

A tuft of flowers formed at the top of the main stem of certain plants.

The rope or iron used to keep the centre of a yard to the mast.

Trust (me). Urban Dictionary

The equivalent of four scaramuccis Urban Dictionary

Noun: (medical) a bandage consisting of a pad and belt; worn to hold a hernia in place by pressure and to hinder further protrusion. verb (1): to tie the legs and arms of a person before engaging in sexual intercourse. ("I trussed up the dolly mop before turning her on to me three card trick.) (2): to secure with or as if with ropes. ("'Truss up the S&M students,' Fanny ordered.") (3): to take fast hold of; to seize and hold firmly; to pounce upon. obsolete (4): to execute by hanging; to hang; -- usually with up. slang Urban Dictionary

To Truss something up Named after UK's shortest PM Liz Truss, who trussed up the economy with her trussonomics Urban Dictionary

Truss means that the person agrees with what you are saying. Truss is another word for trust. No one knows why this version is better but it just is. Urban Dictionary

Truss noun truhs A unit of time, approximately 44 days. Urban Dictionary

True dat or the shortened form of the word trust. Urban Dictionary

To mess something up on an epic scale. Urban Dictionary

1. Break something beyond belief/fixing. 2. Damage or ruin Urban Dictionary

When you change your mind constantly but always settle on fucking over people as much as possible whilst portraying yourself as a bastion of good. If you're a Truss, you're most likely fake and hated. Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Truss

  • Antonyms for truss
  • Truss antonyms not found!

The word "truss" in example sentences

But we have decided never to give up the word truss; in spite of the fact that its use makes it harder to get people to believe our advertisements. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

And there are now so many people wearing Cluthe Automatic Massaging Trusses, or who have worn them until cured, that simply by one man recommending the Cluthe Truss to another the prejudice against the word truss is bound to be overcome in time. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

Drivers in Tysons Corner see a large horizontal crane, also known as a truss, positioned near the Capital Beltway. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Drivers in Tysons Corner are seeing a large horizontal crane, also known as a truss, positioned near the Capital Beltway. ❋ Unknown (2011)

It's an overhead crane called a truss, custom-built to hoist each of the rail line's elevated segments into place between the giant piers along the line's path and to propel itself by remote control from one stretch to the next. ❋ Unknown (2010)

First, workers are building a massive overhead crane called a truss at the edge of the Beltway. ❋ Unknown (2010)

A truss is a rigid skeletal structure that helps hold the bridge up. ❋ Unknown (2007)

A truss is a ridge of skeletal structure that helps hold the bridge up. ❋ Unknown (2007)

They will be out for about six-and-a-half hours as they continue connecting that truss, which is kind of like an erector set, and a solar array combination. ❋ Unknown (2006)

And what we're seeing there is Heidi Stefanyshyn-Piper and Joe Tanner there in the darkness as they work on a $372 million solar array and truss, which is being attached to the International Space Station. ❋ Unknown (2006)

They're in the process of attaching a 35,000-pound truss, which is kind of like a piece of an Erector set, with some solar arrays that will kind of move out -- let me use the other thing here. ❋ Unknown (2006)

A truss is a structure with straight pieces forming triangles to support a load. ❋ Unknown (1999)

The rise of a truss is the vertical distance between the centre lines of the upper and lower chords. ❋ Unknown (N/A)

For the country is full of _worthless_ trusses; and so many people have tried truss after truss without being in any way benefited that they think that nothing called a truss can do any good. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

This fear of anything called a truss has kept lots of people from answering our advertisements; lots of people, because of disappointing experience with other trusses, won't even take the trouble to investigate; give themselves no chance to find out about the merits of the Cluthe Truss. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

Yet a truss is a hundred times more important than shoes. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

I think your truss is the only perfect device for rupture made. ❋ Cluthe Rupture Institute (N/A)

The mixer plant proper consisted of a king truss carried by two A-frames of unequal height; under the higher end of the truss was a frame carrying a 4-ft. cubical mixer and under the lower end a pit for a charging box holding 40 cu. ft. ❋ Halbert Powers Gillette (N/A)

I got [bare nang] [skunk] [blud], truss. ❋ LBU (2003)

"How [old's] your son now?" "He'll be turning [six] trusses next [Monday]" ❋ SomebitchnamedDeltrese (2022)

Archie: I can't believe your mother made me go with her to the groinicologist. Gloria: You should be more understanding. Archie: When I had a [hernia], I didn't make [Edith] wear the truss! -- "[All in the Family]" ❋ Nelly Scratch (2007)

Damn dawg, you really [Trussed] that up What a [trussing] mess You really did [a truss] eh? ❋ DarthBearHunter (2022)

[For example]: Person 1: I hate this [food] Person 2: Truss, it is [awful] ❋ TwiSTeDxSkullZz (2018)

I haven't been to that restaurant in more than [a truss]. Anthony [Scaramucci] served as White House Communications director for a quarter [truss]. ❋ SLAMAR (2022)

[Ohhh] [Truss]! I [truss] [yo'] opinion. ❋ Miiiiiiiiiiiinnie (2010)

Oh no, I really [trussed] that up. Or [Oops], seems I made a total [truss] of that ❋ ChewlyMadlyCheapski (2022)

Derek: "[sorry mate], looks like your car is completely [trussed]" Jim: "that's ok I suppose, I did crash it at 55 [Tufton] Street London." ❋ Spicy Tiger (2022)

OMG, did you see [Liz]? She's such a Truss - I can't believe she [shafted] [trans people] like that. ❋ Toriesarecunts (2021)

Cross Reference for Truss

What does truss mean?

Best Free Book Reviews
Book Name Author
Odin E-Book David Archer & Blake Banner
Away From Here (A Nina Veil FB... E-Book Kate Bold
The Next Girl E-Book Carla Kovach
Made For Loving You E-Book Kait Nolan
Witchy Awakening E-Book C. A. Phipps
Best IOS App Reviews
App Name Developer
WhatsApp Messenger App Reviews WhatsApp Inc.
Apple Sports App Reviews Apple
Max: Stream HBO, TV, & Movies App Reviews WarnerMedia Global Digital Services, LLC
Facebook App Reviews Meta Platforms, Inc.
McDonald's App Reviews McDonald's USA