English to Xhosa Meaning :: engine

Engine :
- injiniiinjini

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Noun(1) motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work(2) something used to achieve a purpose(3) a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks(4) an instrument or machine that is used in warfare, such as a battering ram, catapult, artillery piece, etc.

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(1) Private initiative will provide the engine for growth and will be the major force in developing the economy.(2) The device will disable the ignition of a car or stop its engine while in motion.(3) During the downswing, the legs are the engine that powers the machine.(4) car engine(5) a siege engine(6) engine failure(7) The Trials were held by the Liverpool and Manchester Railway Company, to find the best locomotive engine for a railway line that was being built to serve these two English cities.(8) Tata Engineering and Locomotive Company built the engine bearing number YG - 3358, in 1965.(9) the roar of a car engine(10) diesel engine(11) the media are the engine of social change(12) She revved the engine of her motorcycle twice, and sped off.(13) to start the engine(14) County Commissioners have voted to buy a railroad engine and two rail cars for the line.(15) So the Taxi driver got in his cab and started the engine .(16) The introduction of the new engine was instrumental in keeping the Sligo fire service moving forward.
Related Words
(1) search engine ::
injini yokukhangela
(2) fire engine ::
injini yomlilo
(3) steam engine ::
ingini yomsi
(4) diesel engine ::
injini diesel
(5) jet engine ::
injini ye jet
(6) engine oil ::
oyile injini
(7) engine room ::
egumbini injini
(8) main engine ::
main injini
(9) combustion engine ::
itheyibhile ephindaphindayo
(10) engine block ::
injini block
1. motor ::
2. cause ::
3. device ::
4. locomotive ::
Different Forms
engine, engines
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

On the first day,
I get to drive a steam engine.

On the first day, I get to drive a steam ENGINE.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 15

the conductor said if I come
back to the engine room,

the conductor said if I come back to the ENGINE room,

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 15



Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 4

of working with my hands
on a train engine,

of working with my hands on a train ENGINE,

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 15



Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9

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