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train (n):
wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed
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the fool got his tie caught in the geartrain
train (n):
public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
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express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction
train (n):
piece of cloth forming the long back section of a gown that is drawn along the floor
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the bride's train was carried by her two young nephews
train (n):
a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding
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a string of islands.
train of mourners.
a train of thought

Related Word: string
train (n):
a series of consequences wrought by an event
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it led to a train of disasters
train (n):
a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file
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we were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels.
they joined the wagon train for safety

Related Word: caravan
train (v):
exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition
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She is training for the Olympics
train (v):
undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession
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She is training to be a teacher.
He trained as a legal aid

Related Words: prepare
train (v):
create by training and teaching
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The old master is training world-class violinists.
we develop the leaders for the future

Related Words: educateprepare
train (v):
teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports
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He is training our Olympic team.
She is coaching the crew

Related Words: coach
train (v):
point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
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Please don't aim at your little brother!
He trained his gun on the burglar.
Don't train your camera on the women.
Take a swipe at one's opponent

Related Word: aim
train (v):
drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground
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The toddler was trailing his pants.
She trained her long scarf behind her

Related Words: trail
train (v):
travel by rail or train
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They railed from Rome to Venice.
She trained to Hamburg

Related Words: rail
train (v):
educate for a future role or function
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He is grooming his son to become his successor.
The prince was prepared to become King one day.
They trained him to be a warrior

Related Words: groomprepare
train (v):
teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment
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Cultivate your musical taste.
Train your tastebuds.
She is well schooled in poetry

Related Words: civilisecivilizecultivateeducate
train (v):
cause to grow in a certain way by tying and pruning it
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train the vine
train (v):
develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control
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Parents must discipline their children.
Is this dog trained?

Related Words: checkconditiondiscipline
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