All of them claimed to be unhappy as children; none of them expressed any gratitude toward their parents.
In the New York Times earlier this year, he described the two-state solution as "crucial" and expressed a desire for negotiations.
Aguiar also “expressed the grandiose belief that he is or could be the Messiah.”
And yes, this is saying that Jewish identity can get expressed through power, not just through gefilte fish or prayer.
Liu expressed fears about Chen Kegui while in police custody.
He expressed his preference for parliamentary reform, based on population.
She was in his confidence in 1858-9, and he had a great regard for her, which he often expressed to me.
There were formerly a king and a queen, who were so sorry that they had no children; so sorry that it cannot be expressed.
O the words of kindness, all to be expressed in vain, that flowed from her lips!
I believe that my expression was absolutely innocent—and I am, of course sure that hers expressed mere surprise.
late 14c., from Old French espresser "press, squeeze out; speak one's mind" (Modern French exprimer), Medieval Latin expressare, frequentative of exprimere "represent, describe," literally "to press out" (source of Italian espresso; the sense evolution here is perhaps via an intermediary sense of something like "clay that takes under pressure takes the form of an image"), from ex- "out" (see ex-) + pressare "to press, push," from Latin premere (see press (v.1)). Related: Expressed; expresses; expressing.
late 14c., from Old French expres, from Latin expressus "clearly presented," past participle of exprimere (see express (v.)). This led to the noun (first attested 1610s) meaning "special messenger." Sense of "business or system for sending money or parcels" is 1794. An express train (1841) originally ran to a certain station.
express ex·press (ĭk-sprěs')
v. ex·pressed, ex·press·ing, ex·press·es
To press or squeeze out.
To produce a phenotype. Used of a gene.