Send+by+express

  • 1 express — [ek spres′, ikspres′] vt. [ME expressen < ML expressare < L expressus, pp. of exprimere, to express, lit., force out < ex , out + premere: see PRESS1] 1. to press out or squeeze out (juice, etc.) 2. to get by pressure; elicit by force;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 2 Express — Ex*press , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Expressed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Expressing}.] [Cf. OF. espresser, expresser, L. exprimere, expressum. See {Express}, a.; cf. {Sprain}.] 1. To press or squeeze out; as, to express the juice of grapes, or of apples;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 express — Ⅰ. express [1] ► VERB 1) convey (a thought or feeling) in words or by gestures and conduct. 2) squeeze out (liquid or air). DERIVATIVES expresser noun expressible adjective. ORIGIN Old French expresser, from Latin pressare …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 express — expresser, expressor, n. expressible, adj. expressless, adj. /ik spres /, v.t. 1. to put (thought) into words; utter or state: to express an idea clearly. 2. to show, manifest, or reveal: to express one s anger. 3. to set forth the opinions,… …

    Universalium

  • 5 express-mail — verb send by express mail or courier Express mail the documents immediately • Hypernyms: ↑mail, ↑post, ↑send • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Somebody s somebody something …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 6 express — [[t]ɪkspre̱s[/t]] ♦♦ expresses, expressing, expressed 1) VERB When you express an idea or feeling, or express yourself, you show what you think or feel. [V n] He expressed grave concern at American attitudes... [V n] Sumner would greet us with… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 express — ex•press [[t]ɪkˈsprɛs[/t]] v. t. 1) to put into words: to express an idea[/ex] 2) to show; reveal: to express one s anger by a look[/ex] 3) to communicate the opinions or feelings of (oneself) 4) to convey or represent; depict 5) to represent by… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 8 express — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French expres, from Latin expressus, past participle of exprimere to press out, express, from ex + premere to press more at press Date: 14th century 1. a. directly, firmly, and explicitly stated… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 express — I. v. a. 1. Squeeze out, press out. 2. Utter, speak, declare, assert, set forth, give vent to, give utterance to. 3. Represent, indicate, show, signify, exhibit, denote, intimate. 4. Send by express, send express. II. a. 1. Explicit, clear, plain …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 10 express — 1. v.tr. 1 represent or make known (thought, feelings, etc.) in words or by gestures, conduct, etc. 2 refl. say what one thinks or means. 3 esp. Math. represent by symbols. 4 squeeze out (liquid or air). Derivatives: expresser n. expressible adj …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 express — express1 [ɪk sprɛs, ɛk ] verb 1》 convey (a thought or feeling) in words or by gestures and conduct. 2》 press out (liquid or air). 3》 Mathematics represent by a figure, symbol, or formula. 4》 Genetics cause (an inherited characteristic or gene) to …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 12 send — [ send ] (past tense and past participle sent [ sent ] ) verb transitive *** 1. ) to mail a letter or package to someone: I sent the letters yesterday, so they should arrive today. send someone something: I ll send you a copy of the report. send… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 send a message (that) — send a/the/message (that) phrase if a group of people sends a particular message, they publicly show other people how they feel about something Not helping these people will send the message that we don’t care. We don’t want to send the wrong… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 send the message (that) — send a/the/message (that) phrase if a group of people sends a particular message, they publicly show other people how they feel about something Not helping these people will send the message that we don’t care. We don’t want to send the wrong… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 send — [v1] transmit, transfer through a system accelerate, address, advance, assign, broadcast, cast, circulate, commission, commit, communicate, consign, convey, delegate, deliver, detail, direct, dispatch, drop, emit, expedite, express, fire, fling,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 Express Mail International Service — (EMS)  A service available to nearly 200 countries and territories, providing delivery to foreign cities in most cases within 1 to 3 days. This is the fastest, most reliable way to send letters, documents, merchandise, and merchandise samples… …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 17 express — 1 /Ik spres/ verb (T) 1 IN WORDS to tell people what you are feeling or thinking by using words: Bill s never been afraid to express his opinions. | express sympathy/fear/anger etc: Parents have expressed their concerns about their children s… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 express — ▪ I. express ex‧press 1 [ɪkˈspres] verb [transitive] 1. to say what you think or feel about something: • The sales manager expressed caution about the deal. • The USA expressed reservations before eventually signing the agreement. • Worries have… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 express — ex|press1 W1S2 [ıkˈspres] v [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(feeling)¦ 2¦(particular emotion)¦ 3 something expresses itself 4¦(mathematics)¦ 5¦(feeding babies)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Early French expresser, from Latin expressus; EXPRESS2] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 express — Synonyms and related words: Amtrak, Aquarius, Ganymede, Hebe, Hermes, Iris, Mercury, PP, Paul Revere, Pheidippides, RD, RFD, absolute, accurate, admitting no exception, advice, affect, affirm, agile, air, air express, airfreight, airmail, all out …

    Moby Thesaurus


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