Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: locomotives
IPA transcription: [l,oʊkəm'oʊtɪvz]
Usage examples
  • It is said that in the world, in 1870, three and one half million horse-power was furnished by stationary engines, ten millions by locomotives.
  • Water-power being relied on before the steam-engine had been made, and ships the medium of commerce before railroads and locomotives were introduced, it followed that the staples of the Southern plains were economically sent to the water-power of the North to be manufactured.