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1. freight

noun. ['ˈfreɪt'] goods carried by a large vehicle.

Synonyms

  • load
  • merchandise
  • ware
  • loading
  • lading
  • shipment
  • payload
  • product
  • cargo

Antonyms

  • unloading
  • take away
  • disenchant
  • displease

Etymology

  • freyght (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • vracht (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

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  • complain
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  • sustain
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Example sentences of the word freight-train


1. Noun Phrase
The town built a special platform for viewing the passing passenger and freight trains.

2. freight

noun. ['ˈfreɪt'] transporting goods commercially at rates cheaper than express rates.

Synonyms

  • freightage
  • transport
  • shipping

Antonyms

  • buy
  • export
  • import
  • sell

Etymology

  • freyght (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • vracht (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

3. train

noun. ['ˈtreɪn'] public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive.

Synonyms

  • passenger train
  • freight train
  • hospital train
  • railcar
  • streamliner
  • locomotive
  • boat train
  • locomotive engine
  • car
  • car train
  • mail train
  • railway locomotive
  • railway car
  • subway train
  • engine
  • railroad car
  • public transport
  • rattler

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • undock
  • break
  • irrelevance

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

4. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] create by training and teaching.

Synonyms

  • toilet-train
  • develop
  • prepare
  • learn
  • housebreak
  • drill
  • build up
  • groom
  • teach
  • house-train
  • instruct
  • educate

Antonyms

  • credit
  • arise
  • pay cash
  • indirect

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

5. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession.

Synonyms

  • apprentice
  • prepare
  • learn
  • study
  • groom
  • drill
  • develop
  • retrain
  • read
  • take

Antonyms

  • unburden
  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

6. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] educate for a future role or function.

Synonyms

  • prepare
  • develop
  • groom
  • qualify
  • discipline
  • check
  • condition
  • educate

Antonyms

  • alkalize
  • nitrify
  • die
  • demulsify

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

7. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control.

Synonyms

  • prepare
  • check
  • groom
  • condition
  • discipline
  • make grow
  • mortify

Antonyms

  • freeze
  • gain
  • better
  • worsen

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

8. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition.

Synonyms

  • coach
  • exercise

Antonyms

  • absolve
  • calm
  • overcharge

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

9. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards.

Synonyms

  • sight
  • point
  • swing
  • place
  • draw a bead on
  • charge
  • direct
  • take aim
  • turn
  • level
  • take
  • position
  • target
  • hold

Antonyms

  • mediate
  • inexact
  • relative
  • secondary

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)

10. train

verb. ['ˈtreɪn'] teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports.

Synonyms

  • teach
  • instruct
  • coach

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • crooked
  • indirectness
  • unrelated

Etymology

  • trayne (Anglo-Norman)
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