Definition for 'rail'

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"rail" NOUN Definition -
  • a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports
  • short for railway
  • a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll
  • a horizontal bar (usually of wood or metal)
  • any of numerous widely distributed small wading birds of the family Rallidae having short wings and very long toes for running on soft mud
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"rail" VERB Definition -
  • complain bitterly
  • enclose with rails
  • provide with rails
  • separate with a railing
  • convey (goods etc.) by rails
  • travel by rail or train
  • lay with rails
  • fish with a handline over the rails of a boat
  • spread negative information about
  • criticize severely