Synonyms for Locomotive:

adj.

pert (adjective)
locomotor.

n.

bonding, calorific, train, balance, coal-burner, centripetal force, diesel locomotive, amplitude, centrifugal force, air resistance, electric locomotive, capillary action, wood-burner, attraction, passenger locomotive, freight locomotive, absorbance. bogie, cable car, berth, baggage car, boxcar, caboose, car, carriage, cab, buffet. artifact (noun)
locomotive engine, railway locomotive, engine.
locomotive (noun)
locomotive engine, engine, railway locomotive, locomotor.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
electric locomotive, train, diesel locomotive.

Usage examples for locomotive

  1. There was no locomotive attached to the train! – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  2. Another engineer by the fire- box was discussing a theory of some of the boys, that a man can run his locomotive by his sense of time as well as by a watch. – Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
  3. Usually a locomotive could not have dragged from him a single word calculated to shock or offend a girl. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker