Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of express lift in English:
A fast-moving lift which does not stop at every floor.
- I rode the express lift to the 24th floor, where the doors open out into the marble-floored core of the building.
- He welcomed them at the express lift and ushered them inside.
- The elevator company is today somewhat inadvisedly trumpeting the world's fastest elevator in the world's tallest building - a 60.6km per hour express lift in Taipei.
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