What does tank engine mean?

Definitions for tank engine

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tank engine.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tank engine, tank locomotive(noun)

    a locomotive that carries its own fuel and water; no tender is needed


  1. tank engine(Noun)

    a type of steam locomotive train which carries its own fuel and water in the same unit, and so does not pull a tender


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tank engine in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tank engine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Loren Naftz:

    When I was little, my dad always had girl-themed birthday parties on his birthday, so now I’ll have boy-themed birthday parties on my birthday. It’ll be like Thomas the Tank Engine and dinosaur birthday parties forever.

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