express train

Definition of express train

  1. :  a train that has very few stops

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  directly, firmly, and explicitly stated

    :  exact, precise

    :  designed for or adapted to its purpose

  1. :  expressly

    :  by express

  1. :  a messenger sent on a special errand

    :  a dispatch conveyed by a special messenger

    :  a system for the prompt and safe transportation of parcels, money, or goods at rates higher than standard freight charges

  1. :  delineate, depict

    :  to represent in words :  state

    :  to give or convey a true impression of :  show, reflect

  1. :  a connected line of railroad cars with or without a locomotive

    :  an automotive tractor with one or more trailer units

    :  retinue, suite

  1. :  to teach so as to make fit, qualified, or proficient

    :  to form by instruction, discipline, or drill

    :  to make prepared (as by exercise) for a test of skill

  1. :  scheme, trick

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