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English Meaning(s) for 電車

  1. train; electric train

Definition and Synonyms for 電車

Tramcar a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity
Synonyms: トロリー, ストリートカー, 市電, 路面電車, 都電, 電車
Train public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
Synonyms: 列車, 汽車, 電車

Meanings for each kanji in 電車

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Categories 電車 is a member of

Public Transport conveyance for passengers or mail or freight
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Self-Propelled Vehicle a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
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Sample Sentences for 電車

She left her bag behind on the rack when she got off the train.
We happened to ride the same train by chance.
Can you go to the office by train?
I went there on the bus and the train.
You'll miss the train.

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