Synonyms of train in English:



  • 1 an engineer trained in remote-sensing techniques
    inculcate, indoctrinate, initiate, break in;
  • 2 she's training to be a hairdresser
    study, learn, prepare, take instruction;
  • 3 with the Olympics in mind, athletes are training hard
    exercise, do exercises, work out, get into shape, practice, prepare
  • 4 she trained the gun on his chest
    aim, point, direct, level, focus;
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  • 1 the train for Youngstown
    informal iron horse
    baby talk choo choo
  • 2 a minister and his train of attendants
    retinue, entourage, cortège, following, staff, household
  • 3 a train of elephants
    procession, line, file, column, convoy, cavalcade, caravan, string, succession, trail
  • 4 a bizarre train of events
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