Thesaurus for express
Pronunciation of express: IH0 K S P R EH1 S (ɪk'sprɛs)
Number of syllables of express: 2
Pronunciation Video of express
Definition of express
- (n): rapid transport of goods
- (n): public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes a limited number of scheduled stops; "he caught the express to New York"
- (n): mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system
- (v): articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
- (v): give expression to; "She showed her disappointment"
- (v): send my rapid transport or special messenger service; "She expressed the letter to Florida"
- (v): serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot af anger"
- (v): indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.; "Can you express this distance in kilometers?"
- (v): obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action; "Italians express coffee rather than filter it"
- (v): manifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait); "Many of the laboratory animals express the trait"
- (s): not tacit or implied; "her express wish"
- (s): without unnecessary stops; "an express train"; "an express shipment"
- (r): by express; "please send the letter express"
Examples of express
- He tried to express his gratitude with appropriate grandiloquence.
- I fully empathize with the positions you express.
- How can I express my feelings
- Music must become virile to express big things.
- The lyrics express the romantic thoughts of an innocent.
- It was forbidden to express emotions related to amour.
- The neighboring nations express animosity toward the Jews.
- They should not express their agitative emotions.
- Other affixes express inchoative aspect, instrumental function or purpose.
- The Mountain Express Bus is the transit system.