Synonyms of railroad


1. railway, railroad, railroad line, railway line, railway system, line

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

2. railroad track, railroad, railway, track

usage: a line of track providing a runway for wheels; "he walked along the railroad track"


1. dragoon, sandbag, railroad, coerce, hale, squeeze, pressure, force

usage: compel by coercion, threats, or crude means; "They sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone"

2. railroad, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: supply with railroad lines; "railroad the West"

3. railroad, transport, send, ship

usage: transport by railroad

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Definition and meaning of railroad (Dictionary)