He first came alone by train to see Southern California for himself; then, satisfied, he returned home.
In the dark, it could be hard to tell which side of the train the platform was on.
Groups were created to train young conservatives and fund right-wing campus newspapers.
Once, when I was shooting a train on the ground, I hit the train and knocked off half my wing but was able to fly the plane back.
Videogames can also be tailored to train certain brain functions.
You notice by the speed of the train that we are already mounting upwards.
The lawyer left them at the next station to wait for a train back to Butte.
“I told Larry to come on the twelve-fifty train to-morrow,” said Bob.
As the train started he swung himself off with a sad little "Be good to yourself!"
He was quite certain the gentleman knew of the train; but yet he could not say.
early 14c., "a drawing out, delay," later "trailing part of a skirt" (mid-15c.), also "retinue, procession" (mid-15c.), from Old French train (fem. traine), from trainer "to pull, draw," from Vulgar Latin *traginare, extended from *tragere "to pull," back-formation from tractus, past participle of Latin trahere "to pull, draw" (see tract (n.1)).
Train of thought first attested 1650s. The railroad sense is recorded from 1820 (publication year, dated 1816), from notion of a "train" of wagons or carriages pulled by a mechanical engine.
"instruct, discipline, teach," 1540s, probably from earlier sense of "draw out and manipulate in order to bring to a desired form" (late 14c.), specifically of the growth of branches, vines, etc. from mid-15c.; from train (n.). The meaning "to travel by railway" is recorded from 1856. Related: Trained; training.
A preview of a coming movie, a brief travelogue, or another short film shown before or after a feature movie (1928+ Movie studio)