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train

 (trān)
n.
1. A series of connected railroad cars pulled or pushed by one or more locomotives.
2. A long line of moving people, animals, or vehicles.
3. The personnel, vehicles, and equipment following and providing supplies and services to a combat unit.
4. A part of a gown that trails behind the wearer.
5. A staff of people following in attendance; a retinue.
6.
a. An orderly succession of related events or thoughts; a sequence. See Synonyms at series.
b. A series of consequences wrought by an event; aftermath.
7. A set of linked mechanical parts: a train of gears.
8. A string of gunpowder that acts as a fuse for exploding a charge.
v. trained, train·ing, trains
v.tr.
1. To coach in or accustom to a mode of behavior or performance.
2. To make proficient with specialized instruction and practice. See Synonyms at teach.
3. To prepare physically, as with a regimen: train athletes for track-and-field competition.
4. To cause (a plant or one's hair) to take a desired course or shape, as by manipulating.
5. To point or direct (a gun or camera, for example) at something. See Synonyms at aim.
6. To let drag behind; trail.
v.intr.
1. To give or undergo a course of training: trained daily for the marathon.
2. To travel by railroad train.

[Middle English, trailing part of a gown, from Old French, from trainer, to drag, from Vulgar Latin *tragīnāre, from *tragere, to pull, back-formation from tractus, past participle of Latin trahere.]

train′a·bil′i·ty n.
train′a·ble adj.

train

(treɪn)
vb
1. (tr) to guide or teach (to do something), as by subjecting to various exercises or experiences: to train a man to fight.
2. (tr) to control or guide towards a specific goal: to train a plant up a wall.
3. (intr) to do exercises and prepare for a specific purpose: the athlete trained for the Olympics.
4. (tr) to improve or curb by subjecting to discipline: to train the mind.
5. (tr) to focus or bring to bear (on something): to train a telescope on the moon.
n
6. (Railways)
a. a line of coaches or wagons coupled together and drawn by a railway locomotive
b. (as modifier): a train ferry.
7. a sequence or series, as of events, thoughts, etc: a train of disasters.
8. a procession of people, vehicles, etc, travelling together, such as one carrying supplies of ammunition or equipment in support of a military operation
9. (Mechanical Engineering) a series of interacting parts through which motion is transmitted: a train of gears.
10. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a fuse or line of gunpowder to an explosive charge, etc
11. (Clothing & Fashion) something drawn along, such as the long back section of a dress that trails along the floor behind the wearer
12. a retinue or suite
13. proper order or course
[C14: from Old French trahiner, from Vulgar Latin tragīnāre (unattested) to draw; related to Latin trahere to drag]
ˈtrainable adj
ˈtrainless adj

train

(treɪn)

n.
1. a connected group of railroad cars, usu. pushed or pulled by a locomotive.
2. a line or procession of persons, vehicles, animals, etc., traveling together.
3. an aggregation of vehicles and personnel used to carry supplies for an army.
4. a series or row of objects or parts.
6. something that is drawn along; a trailing part.
7. an elongated part of a skirt or robe trailing behind on the ground.
8. a trail or stream of something from a moving object.
9. a line or succession of persons or things following one after the other.
10. a body of followers or attendants; retinue.
11. a series of proceedings, events, ideas, etc.
12. a series of resulting circumstances; aftermath: Disease came in the train of war.
13. a course of reasoning: to lose one's train of thought.
14. a line of combustible material, as gunpowder, for leading fire to an explosive charge.
15. Physics. a succession of wave fronts, oscillations, or the like.
v.t.
16. to develop or form the habits, thoughts, or behavior of (a child or other person) by discipline and instruction.
17. to make proficient by instruction and practice, as in some art, profession, or work.
18. to make (a person) fit by proper exercise, diet, practice, etc., as for an athletic performance.
19. to discipline and instruct (an animal), as in the performance of tasks or tricks.
20. to treat or manipulate so as to bring into some desired form, position, etc.: to train one's hair to stay down.
21. to bring (a plant, branch, etc.) into a particular shape or position, by bending, pruning, or the like.
22. to bring to bear on some object; point or direct, as a firearm, camera, or eye.
v.i.
23. to give the discipline and instruction, drill, practice, etc., designed to impart proficiency or efficiency.
24. to undergo discipline and instruction, drill, etc.
25. to get oneself into condition for an athletic performance through exercise, diet, practice, etc.
26. to travel or go by train.
[1350–1400; Middle English train(e) trailing part, sequence < Old French tra(h)in(e), n. derivative of tra(h)iner to drag, trail < Vulgar Latin *tragīnāre, derivative of *tragīna something dragged, derivative of *tragere to pull, for Latin trahere]
train′a•ble, adj.
train`a•bil′i•ty, n.
syn: See teach.

train

1. A service force or group of service elements that provides logistic support, e.g., an organization of naval auxiliary ships or merchant ships or merchant ships attached to a fleet for this purpose; similarly, the vehicles and operating personnel that furnish supply, evacuation, and maintenance services to a land unit.
2. Bombs dropped in short intervals or sequence.

Train

 a number of followers; a procession; a succession of things, persons, or animals.

train


Past participle: trained
Gerund: training

Imperative
train
train
Present
I train
you train
he/she/it trains
we train
you train
they train
Preterite
I trained
you trained
he/she/it trained
we trained
you trained
they trained
Present Continuous
I am training
you are training
he/she/it is training
we are training
you are training
they are training
Present Perfect
I have trained
you have trained
he/she/it has trained
we have trained
you have trained
they have trained
Past Continuous
I was training
you were training
he/she/it was training
we were training
you were training
they were training
Past Perfect
I had trained
you had trained
he/she/it had trained
we had trained
you had trained
they had trained
Future
I will train
you will train
he/she/it will train
we will train
you will train
they will train
Future Perfect
I will have trained
you will have trained
he/she/it will have trained
we will have trained
you will have trained
they will have trained
Future Continuous
I will be training
you will be training
he/she/it will be training
we will be training
you will be training
they will be training
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been training
you have been training
he/she/it has been training
we have been training
you have been training
they have been training
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been training
you will have been training
he/she/it will have been training
we will have been training
you will have been training
they will have been training
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been training
you had been training
he/she/it had been training
we had been training
you had been training
they had been training
Conditional
I would train
you would train
he/she/it would train
we would train
you would train
they would train
Past Conditional
I would have trained
you would have trained
he/she/it would have trained
we would have trained
you would have trained
they would have trained
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.train - public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotivetrain - public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive; "express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction"
boat train - a train taking passengers to or from a port
railcar, railroad car, railway car, car - a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"
car train - a train that transports passengers and their automobiles
freight train, rattler - a railroad train consisting of freight cars
hospital train - a military train built to transport wounded troops to a hospital
locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive, engine - a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks
mail train - a train that carries mail
passenger train - a train that carries passengers
public transport - conveyance for passengers or mail or freight
roll-on roll-off - a method of transport (as a ferry or train or plane) that vehicles roll onto at the beginning and roll off of at the destination
streamliner - a streamlined train
subway train - a train that runs in a subway system
passenger, rider - a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it
standee - someone who stands in a place where one might otherwise sit (as a spectator who uses standing room in a theater or a passenger on a crowded bus or train); "the allowed number of standees is posted"
2.train - a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the precedingtrain - 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"
series - similar things placed in order or happening one after another; "they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
3.train - a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single filetrain - 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"
procession - the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation; "processions were forbidden"
Conestoga, Conestoga wagon, covered wagon, prairie schooner, prairie wagon - a large wagon with broad wheels and an arched canvas top; used by the United States pioneers to cross the prairies in the 19th century
4.train - a series of consequences wrought by an event; "it led to a train of disasters"
aftermath, consequence - the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
5.train - 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"
gown - a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions
piece of cloth, piece of material - a separate part consisting of fabric
6.train - wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changedtrain - 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"
engine - motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work
epicyclic gear train, epicyclic train - a system of epicyclic gears in which at least one wheel axis itself revolves about another fixed axis
reduction gear - gearing that reduces an input speed to a slower output speed
wheelwork - mechanical device including an arrangement of wheel in a machine (especially a train of gears)
Verb1.train - create by training and teachingtrain - create by training and teaching; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
build up, develop - change the use of and make available or usable; "develop land"; "The country developed its natural resources"; "The remote areas of the country were gradually built up"
train, prepare - undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession; "She is training to be a teacher"; "He trained as a legal aid"
retrain - teach new skills; "We must retrain the linguists who cannot find employment"
drill - train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons
housebreak, house-train - train (a pet) to live cleanly in a house
toilet-train - train (a small child) to use the toilet
instruct, teach, learn - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
groom, train, prepare - educate for a future role or function; "He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
2.train - undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or professiontrain - undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession; "She is training to be a teacher"; "He trained as a legal aid"
learn, study, read, take - be a student of a certain subject; "She is reading for the bar exam"
apprentice - be or work as an apprentice; "She apprenticed with the great master"
retrain - train again; "He is retraining to become an IT worker"
train, educate, prepare, develop - create by training and teaching; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
drill - undergo military training or do military exercises
groom, train, prepare - educate for a future role or function; "He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
3.train - develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?"
make grow, develop - cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development; "The perfect climate here develops the grain"; "He developed a new kind of apple"
mortify - practice self-denial of one's body and appetites
groom, train, prepare - educate for a future role or function; "He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
4.train - educate for a future role or function; "He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
qualify, dispose - make fit or prepared; "Your education qualifies you for this job"
train, prepare - undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession; "She is training to be a teacher"; "He trained as a legal aid"
train, educate, prepare, develop - create by training and teaching; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
educate - give an education to; "We must educate our youngsters better"
discipline, condition, train, check - develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?"
5.train - teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry"
fine-tune, refine, polish, down - improve or perfect by pruning or polishing; "refine one's style of writing"
sophisticate - make less natural or innocent; "Their manners had sophisticated the young girls"
6.train - point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towardstrain - point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
target, direct, aim, place, point - intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"
draw a bead on - aim with a gun; "The hunter drew a bead on the rabbit"
hold - aim, point, or direct; "Hold the fire extinguisher directly on the flames"
turn - direct at someone; "She turned a smile on me"; "They turned their flashlights on the car"
swing - hit or aim at with a sweeping arm movement; "The soccer player began to swing at the referee"
point, level, charge - direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
level - aim at; "level criticism or charges at somebody"
position - cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
sight - take aim by looking through the sights of a gun (or other device)
7.train - teach and supervise (someone)train - teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports; "He is training our Olympic team"; "She is coaching the crew"
train - exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition; "She is training for the Olympics"
instruct, teach, learn - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
8.train - exercise in order to prepare for an event or competitiontrain - exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition; "She is training for the Olympics"
exercise, work out - do physical exercise; "She works out in the gym every day"
coach, train - teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports; "He is training our Olympic team"; "She is coaching the crew"
9.train - cause to grow in a certain way by tying and pruning it; "train the vine"
trellis - train on a trellis, as of a vine
curb, hold in, control, moderate, contain, check, hold - lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
10.train - travel by rail or traintrain - travel by rail or train; "They railed from Rome to Venice"; "She trained to Hamburg"
ride - be carried or travel on or in a vehicle; "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day"
11.train - drag loosely along a surfacetrain - drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground; "The toddler was trailing his pants"; "She trained her long scarf behind her"
drag - pull, as against a resistance; "He dragged the big suitcase behind him"; "These worries were dragging at him"
trail - hang down so as to drag along the ground; "The bride's veiled trailed along the ground"

train

verb
1. instruct, school, prepare, improve, coach, teach, guide, discipline, rear, educate, drill, tutor, rehearse We train them in bricklaying and other building techniques.
2. study, learn, qualify, be taught, prepare, take instruction a lawyer who has trained with a good quality City firm
3. exercise, prepare, work out, practise, do exercise, get into shape They have spent a year training for the race.
4. coach, exercise, drill, rehearse, prepare, make ready, make fit a man who trained hundreds of dogs
5. aim, point, level, position, direct, focus, sight, line up, turn on, fix on, zero in, bring to bear She trained her binoculars on the horizon.
noun
1. locomotive, railway train We can catch the early morning train.
3. sequence, series, chain, string, set, course, order, cycle, trail, succession, progression, concatenation a train of events which would culminate in tragedy
4. tail, trail, appendage a velvet dress, bias cut with a train
5. retinue, following, entourage, court, staff, household, suite, cortège Toby arrived with his train of medical students

train

noun
1. Something that follows or is drawn along behind:
2. A group of attendants or followers:
3. A number of things placed or occurring one after the other:
Informal: streak.
verb
1. To impart knowledge and skill to:
2. To subject to or engage in forms of exertion in order to train, strengthen, or condition:
3. To move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something:
Military: lay.
4. To hang or cause to hang down and be pulled along behind:
Translations
ذَيْل فُسْتانسِلْسِلَةٌ مِنقافِلَه، رَتْلٌ مِنقطارقِطار
влак
tren
vlakvlečkavyučit sezamířitcvičit
togtræneuddanne=-karavanebinde op
trajnovagonaro
rong
junakouluttaakulkuelaahusohjata
vlakobučavatipratnjasvita
karavánpulzusvonat
lest-lestmiîa, beinaslóîiæfa, òjálfa
列車訓練する
열차(...을) 훈련시키다
dresētkaravānalikt augam augt zināmā virzienāmācītmērķēt
tren
usmerniť rastvlakvlečkavycvičiťvyučiť
vlakdresiratipripravljatitreniratiusposabljati
влаквозпратњасвита
tågtågatränautbildakedja
รถไฟอบรม
trenzincirantreman yap makçevirmekdizi
huấn luyệntàu hỏa

train

[treɪn]
A. N
1. (Rail) → tren m
diesel/electric traintren m diesel/eléctrico
express/fast/slow traintren m expreso/rápido/ordinario
high-speed traintren m de alta velocidad
steam traintren m de vapor
connecting traintren m de enlace
through train(tren m) directo m
to catch a train (to)coger or (LAm) tomar un tren (a)
I've got a train to catchtengo que coger or (LAm) tomar un tren
to change trainscambiar de tren, hacer tra(n)sbordo
to go by trainir en tren
to send sth by trainmandar algo por ferrocarril
to take the traincoger or (LAm) tomar el tren
to travel by trainviajar en tren
see also gravy
2. (= line) [of people, vehicles] → fila f; [of mules, camels] → recua f, reata f
a train of reporters followed her everywhereuna cohorte de reporteros la seguía a todos sitios
3. (= sequence) → serie f
a train of disasters/eventsuna serie de catástrofes/acontecimientos
the earthquake brought great suffering in its trainel terremoto trajo consigo gran sufrimiento
the next stage of the operation was well in trainla siguiente fase de la operación ya estaba en marcha
to put sth in train, set sth in trainponer algo en marcha
train of thought to lose one's train of thoughtperder el hilo
you're interrupting my train of thoughtme cortas el hilo de mis pensamientos
they were both silent, each following her own train of thoughtestaban las dos calladas, cada una pensando en lo suyo
4. (= entourage) → séquito m, comitiva f
5. [of dress] → cola f
to carry sb's trainllevar la cola del vestido de algn
6. (Mech) [of gears] → tren m
B. VT
1. (= instruct) [+ staff] → formar; [+ worker] (in new technique) → capacitar; [+ soldier, pilot] → adiestrar; [+ athlete, team] → entrenar; [+ animal] (for task) → adiestrar; (to do tricks) → amaestrar; [+ racehorse] → entrenar, preparar
our staff are trained to the highest standardsel nivel de formación de nuestros empleados es del más alto nivel
you've got him well trained! (hum) → ¡le tienes bien enseñado! (hum)
he was trained in Salamanca (for qualification) → estudió en Salamanca; (for job) → recibió su formación profesional en Salamanca
to train sb to do sth: his troops are trained to killa sus tropas se les enseña a matar
professional counsellors are trained to be objectivelos consejeros profesionales están capacitados or adiestrados para ser objetivos
he had trained himself to write left-handedaprendió por su cuenta a escribir con la izquierda
train yourself to think positivelyhabitúate a pensar de manera positiva
the dogs were trained to attack intrudersse adiestraba a los perros para que atacaran a los intrusos
to train sb for sth the programme trains young people for jobs in computingel programa forma a la gente joven para realizar trabajos en informática
nobody trains you for the job of being a parentnadie te enseña a ser padre
to train sb in sth officers trained in the use of firearmsoficiales entrenados or adiestrados en el uso de armas de fuego
they are training women in non-traditional female jobsestán formando a mujeres en trabajos que tradicionalmente no realizan las mujeres
2. (= develop) [+ voice, mind] → educar
3. (= direct) [+ gun] → apuntar (on a) [+ camera, telescope] → enfocar (on a) his gun was trained on Joapuntaba a Jo con la pistola
the camera was trained on mela cámara me estaba enfocando
4. (= guide) [+ plant] → guiar (up, along por)
C. VI
1. (= learn a skill) → estudiar
where did you train? (for qualification) → ¿dónde estudió?; (for job) → ¿dónde se formó?
he trained to be a lawyerestudió derecho
she was training to be a teacherestudiaba para (ser) maestra, estudiaba magisterio
she trained as a hairdresserestudió peluquería, aprendió el oficio de peluquera
he's training for the priesthoodestudia para meterse en el sacerdocio
2. (Sport) → entrenar, entrenarse
I train for six hours a day(me) entreno seis horas diarias
to train for sthentrenar(se) para algo
D. CPD train crash Naccidente m ferroviario
train driver Nmaquinista mf
train fare N I gave him the money for the train farele di dinero para el billete de tren
train journey Nviaje m en tren
train service Nservicio m de trenes
train set Ntren m de juguete (con vías, estaciones, etc)
train station Nestación f de ferrocarril, estación f de tren
train up VT + ADV (Brit) [+ new staff] → empezar a formar a partir de cero

train

[ˈtreɪn]
n
(= locomotive) → train m; (in underground)rame f
to go by train → voyager par le train, voyager en train
to catch the train → prendre le train
[dress] → traîne f
(British) (= series) → succession f
a train of events → une succession d'événements
to lose one's train of thought → perdre le fil de sa pensée
to set sth in train → mettre qch en route
to bring sth in its train → apporter qch avec soi
modif [crew, driver] → de train; [depot, station] → ferroviaire; [line, network] → ferroviaire; [journey, travel] → en train; [ticket] → de train; [timetable] → des trains
train carriage → voiture f
vt
[+ apprentice, doctor, employee] → former; [+ troops, police] → entraîner
The US was ready to train its troops to participate → Les États-Unis étaient prêts à entraîner leurs troupes pour participer.
to train sb to do sth [+ apprentice, doctor, employee] → former qn à faire qch; [+ police, troops] → entraîner qn à faire qch
to be trained to do sth [apprentice, doctor, employee] → être formé(e) à faire qch; [police, troops] → être entraîné(e) à faire qch
The police are trained to keep calm → Les policiers sont entraînés à garder leur calme.
to train sb in sth [+ apprentice, doctor, employee] → former qn à qch; [+ troops, police] → entraîner qn à qch
[+ sportsman] → entraîner
[+ dog] → dresser
to train an animal to do sth → dresser un animal à faire qch
[+ memory] → exercer; [+ mind] → former
(= point) [+ gun, camera, hose] to train sth on sth/sb → braquer qch sur qch/qn
[+ plant, vine] → faire pousser
The vines were trained along wires slung between tall poles → On avait fait pousser la vigne sur du fil de fer tendu entre des grands poteaux.
to train sth to grow up a wall → faire grimper qch sur un mur
vi
(for profession)suivre une formation
to train as a teacher → suivre une formation d'enseignant
to train to do sth → suivre une formation pour faire qch
(for sport)s'entraîner
to train for a race → s'entraîner pour une coursetrain attendant n (US)employé(e) m/f des wagons-litstrain crash naccident m de chemin de fer

train

:
train accident
nZugunglück nt, → Zugsunglück nt (Aus)
trainbearer
nSchleppenträger(in) m(f)
train driver
nZug- or Lokführer(in) m(f)

train

:
trainload
n (of goods)Zugladung f; trains of holidaymakers (Brit) or vacationers (US) → ganze Züge voller Urlauber; soldiers were sent there by the trainganze Zugladungen Soldaten wurden hingeschickt
trainman
n (US) → Eisenbahner m; (= brakeman)Bremser m
train oil
nTran m
train service
nZugverkehr m; (between two places) → (Eisen)bahnverbindung f
train set
n(Spielzeug)eisenbahn f
trainsick
adj he gets trainihm wird beim Zugfahren schlecht or übel
trainsickness
n I’ve never suffered from trainmir ist beim Zugfahren noch nie schlecht or übel geworden
train spotter
nEisenbahnfan m; (Brit pej inf: = nerd) → Schwachkopf m (inf)
trainspotting
n Hobby, bei dem Züge begutachtet und deren Nummern notiert werden
train surfing
nS-Bahn-Surfen nt

train

1
n
(Rail) → Zug m; to go/travel by trainmit dem Zug or der (Eisen)bahn fahren/reisen; a train journeyeine Bahn- or Zugfahrt; to take or catch or get the 11 o’clock trainden Elfuhrzug nehmen; to change trainsumsteigen; on the trainim Zug
(= line)Kolonne f; (of people)Schlange f; (of camels)Karawane f; (= retinue)Gefolge nt; in his trainin seinem Gefolge; the war brought famine in its trainder Krieg brachte eine Hungersnot mit sich; to set or put something in train (esp Brit form) → etw einleiten or in Gang setzen; to be in train (esp Brit form) → im Gang(e) sein
(of events)Folge f, → Kette f; he interrupted my train of thoughter unterbrach meinen Gedankengang
(of dress)Schleppe f
train of gunpowderPulverspur f

train

2
vt
personausbilden; staffweiterbilden; childerziehen; animalabrichten, dressieren; mindschulen; (Sport) → trainieren; to train somebody as somethingjdn als or zu etw ausbilden; to train oneself to do somethingsich dazu erziehen, etw zu tun; to train somebody to be assertivejdm Bestimmtheit anerziehen; to train an animal to do somethingein Tier dazu abrichten, etw zu tun; this dog has been trained to killdieser Hund ist aufs Töten abgerichtet; a lion trained to do tricksein dressierter Löwe, der Kunststücke macht; she has her husband well trained (hum)sie hat ihren Mann gut dressiert (hum)
(= aim) gun, telescoperichten (→ on auf +acc)
plantwachsen lassen (→ over über +acc); she trained her roses along/up the trellissie ließ ihre Rosen am Gitter entlang-/hochwachsen
vi
(esp Sport) → trainieren (for für); let’s go train (Brit) → komm, wir gehen trainieren
(= study)ausgebildet werden; he trained as a teacherer hat eine Lehrerausbildung gemacht, er ist ausgebildeter Lehrer; where did you train?wo haben Sie Ihre Ausbildung erhalten?, wo sind Sie ausgebildet worden?

train

[treɪn]
1. n
a. (Rail) → treno
to go by train → andare in or col treno
to travel by train → viaggiare in treno
in or on the train → in treno, sul treno
to take the 3.00 train → prendere il treno delle 3
to change trains → cambiare treno
b. (line, of animals, vehicles) → fila; (entourage) → seguito; (of admirers) → codazzo
c. (Brit) (series) train of eventsserie f inv di avvenimenti a catena
my train of thought → il filo dei miei pensieri
the earthquake brought great suffering in its train → il terremoto ha portato con sé disgrazie e sofferenze
d. (of dress) → strascico, coda
2. vt
a. (instruct) → istruire; (apprentice, doctor) → formare (Mil) → addestrare; (sportsman) → allenare; (mind, memory) → far esercitare; (animal) → addestrare, ammaestrare
to train sb to do sth → preparare qn a fare qc
b. to train on (direct, gun) → puntare qc contro; (camera, telescope) → puntare (a or verso)
3. vi
a. (learn a skill) → fare pratica, fare tirocinio
to train as or to be a lawyer → fare pratica come avvocato
where did you train? → dove hai fatto pratica or tirocinio?
b. (Sport) to train (for)allenarsi (per)

train1

(trein) noun
1. a railway engine with its carriages and/or trucks. I caught the train to London.
2. a part of a long dress or robe that trails behind the wearer. The bride wore a dress with a train.
3. a connected series. Then began a train of events which ended in disaster.
4. a line of animals carrying people or baggage. a mule train; a baggage train.

train2

(trein) verb
1. to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc, for a sport, job, profession etc. I was trained as a teacher; The race-horse was trained by my uncle.
2. to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction. He trained the gun on/at the soldiers.
3. to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction.
trained adjective
(negative untrained) having had teaching. She's a trained nurse; a well-trained dog.
ˌtraiˈnee noun
a person who is being trained. He's a trainee with an industrial firm; (also adjective) a trainee teacher.
ˈtrainer noun
1. a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc.
2. an aircraft used for training pilots.
ˈtraining noun
1. preparation for a sport. He has gone into training for the race.
2. the process of learning (the practical side of) a job. It takes many years of training to be a doctor.

train

قِطَار, يُدرِّب vlak, vyučit se tog, træne ausbilden, Zug προπονώ, τρένο entrenar, tren juna, kouluttaa former, train obučavati, vlak addestrare, treno 列車, 訓練する 열차, (...을) 훈련시키다 trainen, trein lære opp, tog pociąg, wyszkolić comboio, treinar, trem поезд, тренировать tåg, utbilda รถไฟ, อบรม eğitmek, tren huấn luyện, tàu hỏa 火车, 训练

train

v. entrenar; entrenarse.
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train

vi entrenar
References in classic literature ?
When the rumble of the evening train that took away the express cars loaded with the day's harvest of berries had passed and restored the silence of the summer night, he went again to walk upon the veranda.
I met him on the train," explained the author of the book on the lost city of Pelone, as well as books on other antiquities.
While the train flashed through never-ending miles of ripe wheat, by country towns and bright-flowered pastures and oak groves wilting in the sun, we sat in the observation car, where the woodwork was hot to the touch and red dust lay deep over everything.
She took his arm, which he offered her, holding up the weight of her satin train with the other hand.
No sooner were these females seated, than their attendant sprang lightly into the saddle of the war-horse, when the whole three bowed to Webb, who in courtesy, awaited their parting on the threshold of his cabin and turning their horses' heads, they proceeded at a slow amble, followed by their train, toward the northern entrance of the encampment.
For the first few days I could not feed in peace; but as I found that this terrible creature never came into the field, or did me any harm, I began to disregard it, and very soon I cared as little about the passing of a train as the cows and sheep did.
One day we took the train and went down to Mannheim to see "King Lear" played in German.
If I go at once, I shall catch the down train at our station, and get on to Grailsea.
On the way to the train Sir Charles worried the horse in order to be excused from conversation on the sore subject of his guest's sudden departure.
The chamberlains who were used to carry the train put their hands near the floor as if they were lifting up the train; then they did as if they were holding something in the air.
An hour after leaving Bombay the train had passed the viaducts and the Island of Salcette, and had got into the open country.
On the platform from which the midnight train usually starts he learned, after some waiting, that an accident prevented trains from reaching Woking that night.