Definition of "expresses" []

  • To transform (ideas) into words; utter; verbalize (verb)
  • To show or reveal; indicate (verb)
  • To communicate (emotion, etc) without words, as through music, painting, etc (verb)
  • To indicate through a symbol, formula, etc (verb)
  • To force or squeeze out (verb)
  • To send by rapid transport or special messenger (verb)
  • Clearly indicated or shown; explicitly stated (adjective)
  • Done or planned for a definite reason or goal; particular (adjective)
  • Of, concerned with, or designed for rapid transportation of people, merchandise, mail, money, etc (adjective)
  • A system for sending merchandise, mail, money, etc, rapidly (noun)
  • Merchandise, mail, etc, conveyed by such a system (noun)
  • An enterprise operating such a system (noun)
  • A fast train stopping at none or only a few of the intermediate stations between its two termini (noun)
  • By means of a special delivery or express delivery (adverb)
  • Plural form of express. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of express. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "expresses" in a sentence
  • "Yet the word expresses a crucial truth—for the psychotherapist, not for the patient."
  • "In these typical cases the title expresses Jesus 'consciousness of heavenly authority as well as self-sacrificing ministry, of coming exaltation as well as present lowliness; and the suffering and death which were the common lot of other sons of men were appointed for this Son of Man by a divine necessity."
  • "A man who owns a dog is, in every sense of the word, its master: the term expresses accurately their mutual relations."