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Synonyms for railroad
ˈreɪlˌroʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. railway, railroad, railroad line, railway line, railway system(noun)

    line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight

    Synonyms:
    railway line, railway, line, railroad track, railway system, railroad line, rail line

  2. railroad track, railroad, railway(verb)

    a line of track providing a runway for wheels

    "he walked along the railroad track"

    Synonyms:
    railway, railroad line, railway system, railway line, railroad track

  3. dragoon, sandbag, railroad(verb)

    compel by coercion, threats, or crude means

    "They sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone"

    Synonyms:
    stun, dragoon, sandbag

  4. railroad(verb)

    supply with railroad lines

    "railroad the West"

    Synonyms:
    dragoon, sandbag

  5. railroad(verb)

    transport by railroad

    Synonyms:
    dragoon, sandbag

Wiktionary

  1. railroad(noun)

    Synonyms:
    railway

  2. railroad(noun)

    To transport via railroad.

    Many railroads roughly follow the trace of older land - and/or water roads

    Synonyms:
    railway

  3. railroad(noun)

    To operate a railroad.

    The Thatcherite experiment proved the private sector can railroad as inefficiently as a state monopoly

    Synonyms:
    railway

  4. railroad(noun)

    To work for a railroad.

    Railroads can only compete fully if their tracks are technically compatible with and linked to each-other

    Synonyms:
    railway

  5. railroad(noun)

    To engage in a hobby pertaining to railroads.

    The lawyers made the procedure a railroad to get the signatures they needed.

    Synonyms:
    railway

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. railroad(n.)

    Synonyms:
    railway

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. railroad(n)

    Synonyms:
    railway

  2. railroad(v)

    Synonyms:
    hurry, rush

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    railway, rail, railways, korail, iron

How to pronounce railroad?

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How to say railroad in sign language?

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How to use railroad in a sentence?

  1. Amy Klobuchar:

    Someone suggested maybe I should tie Amy Klobuchar to a railroad track and then record this video and say' I won't move until I get all your donations,' in to a million dollars, but I'm not going to do that because I give it to you straight.

  2. Sarah Feinberg:

    The total amount of penalty each railroad faces depends upon the total amount of implementation progress the railroad has made.

  3. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Do the thousands of 'cross-bucks' at railroad crossings across our nation memorialize any exchange of 'dollars'?

  4. Theodore Roosevelt:

    A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.

  5. Tim Kiefer:

    Up the railroad tracks, keep your downwind inside the gravel pit, where you from today?


Translations for railroad

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ferrocarrilSpanish
  • keresztülhajt, vasúton szállítHungarian
  • 鉄道を経営する, 鉄道模型をする, 強引に通過させる, 鉄道輸送するJapanese
  • sneltreinprocedure, versporenDutch

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