train depot

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n train depot terminal where trains load or unload passengers or goods
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Usage

In literature:

Two trains, laden with forage, commissary, and quartermaster stores, are puffing away at the depot.
"The Citizen-Soldier" by John Beatty
Morgan rode back again to take his stand at the point where arrivals by train crossed from depot into town.
"Trail's End" by George W. Ogden
But these did not take long, and then they took an elevated train for the depot.
"The Young Bridge-Tender" by Arthur M. Winfield
The tension did not loosen as they made their way to the great depot, just in time to board the earlier of the "dinner trains," at 5.13.
"Joyce's Investments" by Fannie E. Newberry
The next train was due in ten minutes and the depot was a mile away.
"At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch
In the afternoon he went down to the depot to see the eastern train come in.
"The Mascot of Sweet Briar Gulch" by Henry Wallace Phillips
An hour after the first word reached Los Angeles on that fateful Wednesday morning our train pulled out of the depot.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
Presently the train came in and the depot master pointed out the conductor.
"The Rover Boys in Alaska" by Arthur M. Winfield
As our train steamed into the depot outside Berlin, I saw the wonderful system of getting away troops.
"The Sequel" by George A. Taylor
The departure of the players on the train was the occasion for another celebration and demonstration at the depot.
"Baseball Joe in the Big League" by Lester Chadwick
The train crept with a tired motion into the noisy depot.
"Solomon Crow's Christmas Pockets and Other Tales" by Ruth McEnery Stuart
Ralph caught a train just as it was moving away from the depot.
"Ralph on the Engine" by Allen Chapman
It seems he rode very hurriedly up to the depot at Wilmer to take the train.
"The Ranch at the Wolverine" by B. M. Bower
I had a bit of a shock while I was walking about the depot waiting for the train to start.
"The Hound From The North" by Ridgwell Cullum
Houston and Rutherford were promptly at the depot, as agreed, to take the early morning train to the mines.
"The Award of Justice" by A. Maynard Barbour
She would wait at the depot, and, if Rex did not come in on the early train, she would go back at once to Allendale.
"Daisy Brooks" by Laura Jean Libbey
Could you take me over to the depot in time for the afternoon train west?
"The Peace of Roaring River" by George van Schaick
Neither he nor Mark had noticed each other particularly till the train had left the depot.
"Mark Mason's Victory" by Horatio Alger
I went to the depot this morning, and caught the eight o'clock train out.
"The Bondboy" by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
The crowd which was to accompany the players on the special train had all gathered, and the march to the depot was begun.
"Dick Hamilton's Football Team" by Howard R. Garis
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In poetry:

Then come with us and view the train;
The depot consecrate;
Where God's voice in the cataract speaks,
Rum's reign inaugurate!
"Invitation To The Clergy" by Alfred Gibbs Campbell

In news:

East Lansing Train Depot On Track For Upgrade.
A new use for an old train depot .
Area teens participating in a state youth program will work to improve the landscape of the Tucumcari Train Depot .
Longview Junction Train Depot set to undergo renovation.
A Burleigh County commissioner wants to stop the demolition of the 101-year-old former Wilton train depot .
He came to Niles, Michigan to see the train depot set all aglow.
Historic Duluth train depot to be open for tours.
Historic train depot restoration begins.
The Chiefland Train Depot Museum Committee failed to have enough members Nov 12 for a quorum again.
The ducks will be dropped into Scotts Creek at the train depot bridge in Dillsboro.
The family of Leland "Fred" Kemp of Towanda will be honoring him with an 80th birthday celebration on Sunday, Oct 7 at the El Dorado Train Depot, 430 N Main.
The club held a 90th anniversary celebration Monday in the Mitchell Allen Meeting Room at the historic train depot in downtown Toccoa.
Justin Holloway graduated September 14th, 2012 from Marine Recruit Training Depot in Parris Island, S.C.
The stunning main building is the rebuilt College Station train depot, making it a unique landmark.
The Dillsboro Community Drum Circle will hold their monthly show from 5-8 pm Oct 13 at the old train depot.
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