Definition of express :
1. A clear image or representation; an expression; a plain declaration.
2. A messenger sent on a special errand; a courier; hence, a regular and fast conveyance; commonly, a company or system for the prompt and safe transportation of merchandise or parcels; also, a railway train for transporting passengers or goods with speed and punctuality.
3. An express office.
4. Directly and distinctly stated; declared in terms; not implied or left to inference; made unambiguous by intention and care; clear; not dubious; as, express consent; an express statement.
5. Exactly representing; exact.
6. Intended for a particular purpose; relating to an express; sent on a particular errand; dispatched with special speed; as, an express messenger or train. Also used adverbially.
7. That which is sent by an express messenger or message.
8. To denote; to designate.
9. To give a true impression of; to represent and make known; to manifest plainly; to show in general; to exhibit, as an opinion or feeling, by a look, gesture, and esp. by language; to declare; to utter; to tell.
10. To make known the opinions or feelings of; to declare what is in the mind of; to show ( one's self); to cause to appear; - used reflexively.
11. To make or offer a representation of; to show by a copy or likeness; to represent; to resemble.
12. To press or squeeze out; as, to express the juice of grapes, or of apples; hence, to extort; to elicit.
13. To send by express messenger; to forward by special opportunity, or through the medium of an express; as, to express a package.
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affirm (part of speech: verb)
profess, propound, accept, ratify, pledge, validate, claim, avouch, admit, corroborate, promise, contend, endorse, maintain, sustain, submit, declare, assure, warrant, verify, certify, acknowledge, testify, adjure, approve, affirm, support, proclaim, state, aver, attest, pronounce, assert, set down
disclose (part of speech: verb)
fast (part of speech: adjective)
carry (part of speech: verb)
- It was a very faint doubt, which she did not express even to herself. - "Dotty Dimple At Home", Sophie May.
- Marie Antoinette herself felt it, and had the courage to express it. - "Marie Antoinette And Her Son", Louise Muhlbach Official.
- She was so angry she could scarcely speak, but she managed to bring some words to her lips to express her condition of mind. - "The Associate Hermits", Frank R. Stockton.