- the trace of light created by a meteor falling through the earth's atmosphere.
- the tail of a comet.
Origin of train
synonym study for train
OTHER WORDS FROM train
How to use train in a sentence
Like the time Besso was sent on a job to inspect some newly installed power lines on the outskirts of Milan but missed his train and then forgot to go the following day.When Einstein Tilted at Windmills - Issue 93: Forerunners|Amanda Gefter|November 18, 2020|Nautilus
If I listened carefully, I could hear the train whistles in the distance.
Silently, miserably plugging along on all the tasks dumped on you is not only an express train to breakdown — it’s also not guaranteed to pay off come promotion time.You deserve a work-life balance, even if you’re child-free in a pandemic|Karla Miller|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
The wind speed was so high it was roaring like a freight train.What You Can Learn from Living in Antarctica - Issue 92: Frontiers|Marissa Grunes|November 11, 2020|Nautilus
If you’re not quite on board the bitter train yet, go with the easy-sipping Aperol Spritz.Thanksgiving appetizer recipes and easy cocktails to start the feast off right|Daniela Galarza, Becky Krystal|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
Indeed, some of those troops who ran away from defending Mosul were already American-trained.
Pentagon officials could not say how many are being trained in Taji.
Had they been properly trained, they could and should have flown themselves safely out of the emergency.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
We have reached a tipping point in the culture where Americans are now trained to look to the rules instead of their own judgment.
This is how many public safety officers are trained nowadays.
He plays beautifully, and was trained in the famous Brussels conservatory, of which Dupont is the head.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Few of us ever made a proper use of models, and nearly all of us have miserably trained hands.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
An extra 50,000 men to feed war-trained units already in the field is another, and very different, and very much better thing.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
For if I had power to train a son of mine to righteousness, and I trained him to wickedness, should I not sin against my son?God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
Aguinaldo was therefore able to escape north with his army, reinforced by native troops who had been trained in Spanish service.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
British Dictionary definitions for train
- a line of coaches or wagons coupled together and drawn by a railway locomotive
- (as modifier)a train ferry
Derived forms of traintrainable, adjectivetrainless, adjective
Word Origin for train
Other Idioms and Phrases with train
In addition to the idiom beginning with train
- train of thought
- gravy train