Noun Definition


1.Definition: a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file

"We were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels", "They joined the wagon train for safety"

Related Noun(s):caravan

Category: General

2.Definition: a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding

"A string of islands", "Train of mourners", "A train of thought"

Category: General

3.Definition: a series of consequences wrought by an event

"It led to a train of disasters"

Category: General

4.Definition: piece of cloth forming the long back section of a gown that is drawn along the floor

"The bride's train was carried by her two young nephews"

Category: Objects

5.Definition: public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive

"Express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction"

Category: Objects

6.Definition: wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed

"The fool got his tie caught in the geartrain"

Related Noun(s):gear, gearing, geartrain

Category: Objects