(also choo-choo train)
A child’s word for a railway train or locomotive.
- And there's always the smell of apples, just like in the country when I was little and used to think I was a choo-choo train, running through the fields of corn and chugging up the hill to the orchard.
- Come on ride the train; it's the choo-choo train!
- The grandfather was dressed as a choo-choo train bound for Wonderland.
Early 20th century (originally US): imitative.
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