What is express?

  • (noun): Rapid transport of goods.
    Synonyms: expressage
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on express:

Pinnacle Airlines - History
... The airline was established in February 1985 as Express Airlines I with the intent of offering regional airline passenger feed to a code sharing, major airline’s hub ... Express I began its first code sharing agreement with Republic Airlines in May 1985 ... Express I was able to accomplish this by beginning service on June 1, 1985, to 3 cities using BAe Jetstream 31 aircraft ...
Express - Other Uses
... Express (clothing retailer), an American specialty fashion retailer EXPRESS (data modeling language) Express (weaponry), a category of high-velocity ...
America West Express
... America West Express was the name for America West Airlines commuter and regional flights operated by Mesa Air Group's Mesa Airlines under a code share agreement ... Today Mesa Airlines operates for US Airways Express ... Mesa Airlines operated America West Express from hubs at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada ...
York Factory Express
... The York Factory Express, usually called "the Express" and also called the Columbia Express and the Communication, was a fur brigade operated by the Hudson's Bay Company in the early 19th century connecting ... It was named "express" because it was not used only to transport furs and supplies but also to quickly move departmental reports and letters ... The express brigade was known as the York Factory Express on its eastbound journey in the spring, and as the Columbia Express or Autumn Express on its westbound journey in the fall ...
USA Cartoon Express
... The USA Cartoon Express was a programming block of animated productions which aired on cable television's USA Network from late 1982 to September 15, 1996 ... The Express was the first structured animation block on cable television, predating Nickelodeon's animation blocks by half a decade and Cartoon Network by more than a decade ...

More definitions of "express":

  • (noun): Public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes a limited number of scheduled stops.
    Example: "He caught the express to New York"
  • (verb): Give expression to.
    Synonyms: show, evince
  • (verb): Indicate through a symbol, formula, etc..
    Example: "Can you express this distance in kilometers?"
    Synonyms: state
  • (adj): Without unnecessary stops.
    Example: "An express train"; "an express shipment"
  • (verb): Obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action.
    Example: "Italians express coffee rather than filter it"
    Synonyms: press out, extract
  • (adv): By express.
    Example: "Please send the letter express"
  • (verb): Send my rapid transport or special messenger service.
    Example: "She expressed the letter to Florida"
  • (verb): Serve as a means for expressing something.
    Synonyms: carry, convey
  • (verb): Manifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait).
    Example: "Many of the laboratory animals express the trait"
  • (adj): Not tacit or implied.
    Example: "Her express wish"
  • (noun): Mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system.
    Synonyms: express mail

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    O public road, I say back I am not afraid to leave you, yet I love you,
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