Definition of railwayman in English:


Line breaks: rail¦way|man
Pronunciation: /ˈreɪlweɪmən

noun (plural railwaymen)

  • A man who works on a railway.
    More example sentences
    • ‘Once a railwayman, always a railwayman,’ he said.
    • Since the fragmentation of the railway in Britain railwaymen have constantly complained about the situation and the results have not been good.
    • He said it was a shame a bit of history was coming to end and it would be mourned by longer-serving railwaymen.

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