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Synonyms for rail
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. railverb

    Synonyms:
    censure, scold, bluster, scoff, chide, objurgate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. railing, railnoun

    a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports

    Synonyms:
    rails, track, runway, railing

  2. railnoun

    short for railway

    "he traveled by rail"; "he was concerned with rail safety"

    Synonyms:
    rails, track, runway, railing

  3. track, rail, rails, runwaynoun

    a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

    Synonyms:
    rails, data track, cartroad, raceway, racecourse, cart track, caterpillar track, caterpillar tread, cut, runway, trail, lead, track, path, railing, course, racetrack, running

  4. railnoun

    a horizontal bar (usually of wood or metal)

    Synonyms:
    rails, track, runway, railing

  5. railverb

    any of numerous widely distributed small wading birds of the family Rallidae having short wings and very long toes for running on soft mud

    Synonyms:
    rails, track, runway, railing

  6. rail, inveighverb

    complain bitterly

    Synonyms:
    declaim, fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  7. rail, rail inverb

    enclose with rails

    "rail in the old graves"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  8. railverb

    provide with rails

    "The yard was railed"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  9. rail, rail offverb

    separate with a railing

    "rail off the crowds from the Presidential palace"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  10. railverb

    convey (goods etc.) by rails

    "fresh fruit are railed from Italy to Belgium"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  11. train, railverb

    travel by rail or train

    "They railed from Rome to Venice"; "She trained to Hamburg"

    Synonyms:
    aim, educate, cultivate, civilise, vituperate, civilize, groom, develop, discipline, take aim, vilify, check, condition, train, direct, coach, trail, inveigh, revile, take, rail off, rail in, fulminate, school, prepare

  12. railverb

    lay with rails

    "hundreds of miles were railed out here"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  13. railverb

    fish with a handline over the rails of a boat

    "They are railing for fresh fish"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  14. vilify, revile, vituperate, railverb

    spread negative information about

    "The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews"

    Synonyms:
    fulminate, vilify, train, vituperate, revile, rail off, inveigh, rail in

  15. fulminate, railverb

    criticize severely

    "He fulminated against the Republicans' plan to cut Medicare"; "She railed against the bad social policies"

    Synonyms:
    vituperate, vilify, train, revile, fulminate, rail off, inveigh, rail in

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. railverb

    Synonyms:
    upbraid, reproach, censure, scoff

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2505train
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#24442cultivate
#29149railing
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How to use rail in a sentence?

  1. Kathy Fox:

    We don't believe that the current standard is sufficiently robust to prevent liquid spilling in the event of a derailment or rail accident, so what we want to see are tougher standards for tank cars carrying flammable liquids.

  2. Joseph Szabo:

    The DOT is to be applauded for aggressively moving the ball forward on crude by rail safety.

  3. The FRA:

    The removal and replacement of these valves are not expected to significantly disrupt freight rail traffic.

  4. National Development and Reform Commission:

    The power usage, rail freight, as well as real estate prices and turnover have all improved into August, indicating the economy is stabilising amid fluctuations, the economy is expected to maintain steady growth and we are able to achieve annual economic growth target.

  5. Tom Buterbaugh:

    Mark Tierney were locked and loaded and ready to go, mark Tierney already had a war shot, a white bird on the rail, all of our fire control radars were pointing right at him. It was not going to take long for Mark Tierney to get the weapon away.

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Translations for rail

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  • سكة حديديةArabic
  • carrilCatalan, Valencian
  • koleje, kolejnice, kolej, zábradlí, železniceCzech
  • rhegenWelsh
  • skinneDanish
  • Bahn, Gleis, Fensterkreuz, Reling, Kreuz, Gleise, Geländer, Ralle, Balken, hetzen, Schiene, Eisenbahn, TürkreuzGerman
  • ράγαGreek
  • carril, rascón, carrilera, railSpanish
  • raudteeEstonian
  • ریلPersian
  • hyökätä, [[matkustaa]] [[junalla]], rautatie, mangrovekana, kisko, rääkkä, aidata, huitti, rata, luhtakana, [[järjestää]] [[jonoon]], vaahdota, kaide, räikkä, haukkuaFinnish
  • rail, râleFrench
  • rèileScottish Gaelic
  • התלונןHebrew
  • sín, vasútHungarian
  • inferriata, divisorio, balaustra, binario, ringhiera, recriminare, rotaia, battagliola, parapetto, rallo, lamentarsi, ferrovia, porciglione, barra, grata, asta divisoria, corrimano, strada ferrata, inveireItalian
  • 線路, ゴネる, 鉄道, 手すり, クイナ, ののしるJapanese
  • kaho, tangotangoMāori
  • railDutch
  • rekkverk, sprosse, skinne, jernbane, gelender, slåNorwegian
  • szynaPolish
  • trilho, carrilPortuguese
  • șinăRomanian
  • поручни, поперечина, железная дорога, перекладина, пастушок, ругать, рельс, перилаRussian
  • tračnica, šinaSerbo-Croatian
  • capovoznikSlovene
  • smäda, slå, räls, skena, spröjs, räl, räcke, rall, skällaSwedish
  • ทางรถไฟThai
  • rilesTagalog
  • DemiryoluTurkish
  • Chinese

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