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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Motor; A wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled motor that is used to draw trains along railway tracks; Something used to achieve a purpose.

Usage examples (33)
  • I put a new engine in my car, but I forgot to take the old one out. . . . Now I can go 300 mph.
  • An engine of change
  • The concept of a bike that doesn't sound like a large clanking train engine is a new concept.
  • A vibrant, free economy energized by what I call the engine of "New Enlightened Capitalism" for more
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