tramline

play
noun tram·line \-ˌlīn\

Definition of tramline

British

  1. :  a streetcar line

Recent Examples of tramline from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'tramline.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of tramline

1886


TRAMLINE Defined for English Language Learners

tramline

play
noun

Definition of tramline for English Language Learners

  • : the metal tracks on a street that a streetcar moves along

Learn More about tramline


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up tramline? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an extremely thin woman

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!