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1. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] give expression to.

Synonyms

  • communicate
  • convey
  • indicate
  • show
  • demonstrate
  • reveal
  • intimate
  • manifest
  • menace
  • give
  • accent
  • phrase
  • show
  • give voice
  • suggest
  • paint a picture

Antonyms

  • differ
  • prosecute
  • voice
  • lack

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Express

  • transgress
  • nevertheless
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress
  • reassess
  • protests

How do you pronounce express?

Pronounce express as ɪkˈsprɛs.

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Example sentences of the word express


1. Verb, base form
Americans have differing opinions and are not afraid to express them.

2. Adjective
This monitoring can extend to personal accounts, but you have to give express permission to the administrator.

3. Noun, singular or mass
The keratin express treatment is a short treatment that is ideal for those looking to make hair more manageable.

Quotes containing the word express


1. Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly.
- Pierre Bonnard

2. Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.
- Bruce Lee

3. I have trouble with modern art. But in general, all art forms fascinate me - art is the way human beings express what we can't say in words.
- Andrea Bocelli

2. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise.

Synonyms

  • shout
  • cry out
  • get off
  • vociferate
  • give tongue to
  • voice
  • throw
  • verbalize
  • marvel
  • blaspheme
  • verbalise
  • clamor
  • cry
  • represent
  • say
  • pooh-pooh
  • breathe
  • platitudinize
  • swear
  • exclaim
  • curse
  • imprecate
  • call out
  • utter
  • cuss
  • state
  • clamour
  • raise
  • outcry
  • pour out
  • hurl
  • tell
  • wish
  • drop

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • close up
  • shout
  • specify

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

3. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] serve as a means for expressing something.

Synonyms

  • communicate
  • measure
  • convey
  • quantify
  • transmit
  • carry
  • channel
  • conduct
  • intercommunicate

Antonyms

  • disclaim
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • disbelieve

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

4. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] indicate through a symbol, formula, etc..

Synonyms

  • vote
  • denote
  • refer

Antonyms

  • communicate
  • admit
  • mitigated
  • incomplete

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

5. express

adjective. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] not tacit or implied.

Synonyms

  • explicit

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • ascend

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

6. express

adjective. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] without unnecessary stops.

Antonyms

  • rise

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

7. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action.

Synonyms

  • ream
  • extract
  • get
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • imperfection
  • unskillfulness
  • nonexistence
  • activity

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

8. express

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops.

Synonyms

  • limited

Antonyms

  • passive voice
  • active voice

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

9. express

noun. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system.

Synonyms

  • pony express
  • mail

Antonyms

  • orient
  • switch on
  • disengage

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)

10. express

verb. ['ɪkˈsprɛs'] send by rapid transport or special messenger service.

Synonyms

  • post
  • mail

Antonyms

  • inhale
  • exhale
  • deoxidize

Etymology

  • espresser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • expressare (Latin)
  • exprès (French)
  • expressus (Latin)
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