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rail

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rail

  1. 1 a protective barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and its supports <the stairs are icy, so hold onto the rail> Synonyms balustrade, banister (also bannister), guardrail, railingRelated Words handrail; taffrail; fender

  2. 2 a roadway overlaid with parallel steel rails over which trains travel <an abandoned stretch of rail that was overgrown with brush> Synonyms railroad, railway, roadRelated Words el, elevated, elevated railroad; monorail





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