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    express - Dictionary definition and meaning for word express

    Definition
    (noun) mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system
    Synonyms : express mail
    Definition
    (noun) public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops
    Synonyms : limited
    Example Sentence
    • he caught the express to New York
    Definition
    (noun) rapid transport of goods
    Synonyms : expressage
    Definition
    (verb) give expression to
    Synonyms : evince , show
    Example Sentence
    • She showed her disappointment
    Definition
    (verb) articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise
    Example Sentence
    • She expressed her anger
    • He uttered a curse
    Definition
    (verb) serve as a means for expressing something
    Synonyms : carry , convey
    Example Sentence
    • The painting of Mary carries motherly love
    • His voice carried a lot of anger
    Definition
    (verb) indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.
    Synonyms : state
    Example Sentence
    • Can you express this distance in kilometers?
    Definition
    (verb) manifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait)
    Example Sentence
    • Many of the laboratory animals express the trait
    Definition
    (verb) obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action
    Synonyms : extract , press out
    Example Sentence
    • Italians express coffee rather than filter it
    Definition
    (verb) send by rapid transport or special messenger service
    Example Sentence
    • She expressed the letter to Florida
    Definition
    (adj) not tacit or implied
    Example Sentence
    • her express wish
    Definition
    (adj) without unnecessary stops
    Example Sentence
    • an express train
    • an express shipment
    Definition
    (adv) by express
    Example Sentence
    • please send the letter express
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