Translation of train in Spanish:
- 1 (Railways) diesel/electric trainfast traintren diesel/eléctricolocal o (British English) slow traintren expreso or rápido(tren que para en todas las estaciones)to take the trainto travel/go by traintomar or (especially Spain) coger el trento send something by trainviajar/ir en trenwe met on the trainmandar algo por ferrocarrilto change trains train service train timetablenos conocimos en el trenthe train journeyhorario (masculine) de trenesthe train fare is …el viaje en trenel boleto or (Spain) billete en tren cuesta …Example sentences
- On Sunday and Monday the railway will run additional trains using locomotives and coaches shown in the film, including the Green Dragon No.957.
- There has also been a considerable investment in commuter trains and light railway rapid-transit systems to ease congestion on roads and pollution.
- In fact, there will be no more locomotives pulling the train because each carriage has its own engine.
- 2 2.1 (of servants, followers) a train of mournersthe king arrived, with jesters in his trainun cortejo fúnebrethe depression brought many social problems in its trainel rey llegó seguido de su séquito or cortejo de bufonesin the train of revolution came an upsurge in nationalismla depresión tuvo como secuela or acarreó muchos problemas sociales2.2 (of events, disasters) train of thoughtto lose one's train of thoughttras la revolución hubo un renacimiento del nacionalismoour minds had followed quite different trains of thoughtperder el hilo (de las ideas)to be in train (especially British English) [formal] to put/set something in trainhabíamos seguido líneas de pensamiento muy distintasponer algo en marchaExample sentences
- Is the train of tragic events that follows a manifestation of its destructive nature?
- The gratuitous killing was the beginning of a shocking train of events that 13 years later has led her to Yorkshire in search of a new and better life.
- As Keith writes, no one can be completely sure of the exact train of events that day - only of the outcome.
- He established guards for his artillery trains and directed that a liaison orderly be sent from each battery to brigade headquarters.
- No amount of imperial bluster, disciplined armies or powerful artillery trains could impress these hardened tribes.
- Action must be taken quickly to get smaller off-road vehicles or mule trains ready to distribute food before the snows fall.
- A man dressed like an aristocrat in silk lead a train of servants out of the jungle and down the beach.
- At Dalkeith Castle on August 3rd, King James himself, in a crimson velvet jacket, rode in with a train of horsemen.
- He had quite a train of coolies with him, carrying himself and his baggage through the dense forests.
- 3 3.1 (of dress, robe) Tim will carry her train3.2 (of gears) (Technology)Tim le va a llevar la colaExample sentences3.3 (fuse) train of gunpowder
cebo or mixto de pólvoraExample sentences
- The engines had twin overhead camshafts which were gear driven via a train of gears coming from the rear of the crankshaft.
- As our simulations show, a rouleau of flat RBCs behaves quite differently from a train of ellipses of the same size.
- The authors were able to predict the magnitude of facilitation but not its rate of growth during a train of impulses.
- Long trains over trousers and grass skirts add another dimension.
- A formal daytime wedding is when the bride wears a white, ivory or pastel colored floor length gown with a train and a long veil.
- She screamed and shoved her way out of his hands and down the hallway, her long dress's train trailing behind her.
- 1 1.1 (instruct)(athlete)(soldier)(child)(animal)(employee/worker) (in new skill etc)(teacher)you've trained your dog very wellyour husband's very well trained [humorous]tienes el perro muy bien enseñadohe was trained at the College of Musictienes a tu marido muy bien amaestrado [humorous]he was trained as a painterestudió en el College of Musices exalumno or (in Latin America also) egresado del College of Musiche was trained for the ministryestudió pinturathey are being trained to use the machinelo educaron para el sacerdociothey were trained in the use of firearmslos están capacitando en el uso de la máquinales están enseñando a usar la máquina1.2los adiestraron en el uso de armas de fuego(voice/ear)(mind)Example sentences1.3
- Thus it is in daily life, one's mind and body be trained and developed in a spirit of humility; and that in critical times, one be devoted utterly to the cause of justice.
- The three people gathered around the monolith had come to this conclusion, not only by use of their highly trained intellects, but also by dint of reading the small label on the back.
- Cartier-Bresson gave it his eye and mind trained by the cubist painter Andre Lhote, and his experience as a hunter in Africa.
- Not only that, when you train the shrub to grow into a single stem tree, you can end up with some very interesting plants.
- Young trees are generally trained to an open centre or vase shape as this allows even ripening of fruit and good air circulation, which helps prevent disease.
- Standards are plants that have been trained to grow in a tree-like form.
- Was there a sense that someone might have a stable of gladiators that he's trained up in order to go into contest?
- The philosophy is it's easier to train an athlete to perform pit stops than it is to turn a mechanic into a top-tier athlete.
- Players are trained to dive and manipulate refs to get decisions there way.
- 2 (aim) See examples:to train something
onsomething/somebody(camera/telescope)enfocar algo/a alguien con algo(gun)she's had her sights trained on stardom from the firstapuntarle aalgo/alguien con algohe kept the pistol trained on me all the timeha tenido la(s) mira(s) puesta(s) en el estrellato desde el principiolast week all eyes were trained on Genevame estuvo apuntando or encañonando con la pistola todo el tiempola semana pasada todos los ojos estuvieron puestos en GinebraExample sentences
- For instance, when an area is hit by natural disaster, the cameramen will quickly train their cameras on local leaders who give directions regarding the rescue and relief efforts.
- As a journalist, Khan was used to training the camera on others.
- In an excellent piece of journalism, the camera crew just trained their camera on the serviceman, as he stood on the beach, tears running down his cheeks.
- 1.1 (receive instruction)(nurse/singer/musician)they trained together in Yorkshe's training to be a nurse/teacherestudiaron juntos/juntas en Yorkhe trained as a carpenterestudia enfermería/magisterioestudia para enfermera/maestrashe trained as a singer/lawyeraprendió el oficio de carpinteroto train for the ministry (Religion)estudió canto/abogacía or derecho1.2 (Sport)estudiar para sacerdoteExample sentences
- They train, reach a peak of physical fitness and then, one day, for no obvious reason, they're unable to perform properly.
- When professional rugby union began, there were still many genuine amateurs, most notably in the heartland Olympic sports, who trained harder.
- Sport is about competing to see who is the best and athletes have to train hard to reach the top.
- My mother was well trained in housekeeping skills.
- Under the project, women are trained in business skills, accounting, marketing and forging links with commercial banks.
- Security staff were trained in effective communication skills.
- Canada, his native land, the UK where he trained and taught, and the United States all owe much to this sophisticated thinker.
- Everybody who trains takes lay-offs at one time or another.
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