engine driver


mainly British a person who drives a railway locomotive; train driver

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Examples from the Web for engine driver

Historical Examples of engine driver

  • My man-servant was allowed to travel with the engine-driver.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • The money was handed over to the engine-driver, who sent it off to Mobile.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • The captain and the engine-driver of the boat followed behind.

    Tales of Unrest

    Joseph Conrad

  • After a pause of thirty seconds, Peter turned to the engine-driver.

  • What is the difference between a schoolmaster and an engine-driver?