To train up

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To train up to educate; to teach; to form by instruction or practice; to bring up.
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Quotations

  • Winston Churchill
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    “I have been brought up and trained to have the utmost contempt for people who get drunk.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “The best way for a man to train up a child in the way he should go is to travel that way himself.”

Usage

In literature:

Mr. Grey had an early dinner and went up to London by an evening train.
"Mr. Scarborough's Family" by Anthony Trollope
Here Dallas got his supplies, and when the flour and bacon was loaded up the ferryman wanted $50 to take the train across.
"Death Valley in '49" by William Lewis Manly
Training and education are bound to tell in the end, and he has been well brought up.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 1"
When the train began to increase its speed, Jimmy climbed up the side of a cattle car and ran along the roof.
"The Court of Boyville" by William Allen White
A trivial circumstance eagerly followed up brought a train of other circumstances to light.
"In the Days of My Youth" by Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
My husband and I are going to Edinburgh to-morrow, and I have looked up all the trains.
"Pomona's Travels" by Frank R. Stockton
She had been allowed to grow up with very little education or training.
"The Moon Rock" by Arthur J. Rees
His mind had undergone a training by which all his vices had been nursed up to the rankest maturity.
"The Love Letters of Dorothy Osborne to Sir William Temple, 1652-54"
Yes, poor Minchin wrote to me, and I went up to town by the next train to take him by surprise.
"The Shadow of the Rope" by E. W. Hornung
You can get a boy to look up your train schedule.
"Personality Plus" by Edna Ferber
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In poetry:

And what drives up to yonder door
The gaping crowd among ?
A wedding train of chaises four,
And all the bells are rung.
"A Town" by Jane Taylor
Lift up your heads, ye gates! unfold
In state to entertain
The King of glory; see! He comes
With all His shining train.
"Lift up your heads, eternal gates!" by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady
And night and distant rumbling; now the army's
carrier-train was moving out, to war.
He looked up from the harpsichord, and as
he went on playing, he looked across at her
"The Last Evening" by Rainer Maria Rilke
Look up, and see thy child with raptur'd eyes,
Rank'd by his Saviour with the virgin train,
Who were long since admitted to the skies,
Because they kept their bodies free from stain!
"Advice To A Woman, Not To Grieve Too Much For The Death Of Her Child" by Rees Prichard
I had been dreaming in the train
With thoughts at random from my book;
I looked, and read, and looked again,
And suddenly to greet my look
Oxford shone up with every tower
Aspiring sweetly like a flower.
"Oxford" by Gerald Gould
And now at my daily work, other mate
Than Jim on the other side of the plate,
I sometimes start with the wish to cry,
"Jim's Whistle, lads, let the train go by."
And often my fingers go up, as if Jim
Were with me, and I were talking to him.
"Jim's Whistle" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

It's no longer enough to wait to see how your training is going before signing up for a popular marathon.
Did the Disturbing Philosophy of To Train Up a Child Lead to Hana Williams' Death.
The famed dinner train, up for sale, is being moved to Bayport this week.
Cardinals wrap up training camp, head to desert.
Donegal boss Jim McGuinness will make his charges train even harder in the days leading up to the All-Ireland final.
Could it be that business schools are in danger of falling into the same trap, gearing up to train the current generation of corporate leaders rather than the upcoming one.
While WGTE does not have any Infant /Toddler Guideline training scheduled, we do have certified teachers available for all modules (Step Up to Quality Approved.
The Army is stepping up its process to prime troops for combat, weaving cyber operations into more traditional training exercises.
Jason Aldean says he knows new album Night Train has a lot to live up to as the follow-up to the multi-platinum My Kinda Party.
On the Acela to Philadelphia, Alley and her "hardly quiet" crew held up the train with her luggage.
The apartment ended up belonging to a young woman who was trained in karate and ready for a fight.
APA has allocated up to $3 million to promote quality training.
Waking up on Christmas morning and taking off on a family vacation a train ride to California.
Now that the weather's getting warmer, it's time to turn up the heat on your outdoor training regimen.
The Panthers wrapped up their second to last practice of training camp Tuesday afternoon on the Wofford Campus.
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In science:

As for the ECAL, it keeps most of the analogue part, adding an analogue memory to record up to 16 events of a train and the auto-triggering capability.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee
The second speed-up proposed by Nister and Stewenius consists on using inverted files to organize the database of training images.
Evaluation of Three Vision Based Object Perception Methods for a Mobile Robot
For simplicity, up until now we have described a special case of our method in which we only allow prototypes to lie on elements of the training set X .
Prototype selection for interpretable classification
We varied the number of training points from 103 up to 105 and measured the average time for a class, for 20 classes.
Learning Random Kernel Approximations for Object Recognition
For each kpp,q , we simulated ten data sets from GP with kpp,q (xi , xj ) + 0.04I covariance function with D = 2, where inputs were drawn randomly from [0 10]2 , and trained a separate GP with the same covariance function but a different D in steps of 5 up to D = 70.
Speeding up the binary Gaussian process classification
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