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Engelsk navneord: railroad

1. railroad (om genstand) line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)railroad line, railway, railway line, railway system


Mindre specifikke termerline


Mere specifikke termercable railway, cog railway, el, elevated, elevated railroad, elevated railway, funicular, funicular railway, metro, monorail, overhead railway, rack railway, rail, scenic railway, subway, subway system, tube, underground

2. railroad (om genstand) a line of track providing a runway for wheels


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe walked along the railroad track.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)railroad track, railway


Mindre specifikke termertrack


Mere specifikke termerbroad gauge, gantlet, narrow gauge, railroad siding, sidetrack, siding, standard gauge, switch, turnout


Omfatter disse specifikke termercrosstie, rail, railroad tie, rails, runway, sleeper, tie, track


Omfatter disse overordnede termerline, rail line, railway line


Engelsk udsagnsord: railroad

1. railroad (om adfærd) compel by coercion, threats, or crude means


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dragoon, sandbag


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody into V-ing something


Mindre specifikke termercoerce, force, hale, pressure, squeeze

2. railroad (om forhold) supply with railroad lines


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRailroad the West.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerfurnish, provide, render, supply

3. railroad (om bevægelse) transport by railroad


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termersend, ship, transport









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