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rail1 British & World English

A bar or series of bars fixed on upright supports or attached to a wall or ceiling, serving as part of a barrier or used to hang things on

rail2 British & World English

Complain or protest strongly and persistently about

rail3 British & World English

A secretive bird with drab grey and brown plumage, typically having a long bill and found in dense waterside vegetation

free on board British & World English

Including or assuming delivery without charge to a ship (or railway wagon)

sora British & World English

A common small brown and grey American crake (bird), frequenting marshes

rail in sora British & World English

A common small brown and grey American crake (bird), frequenting marshes

dado rail British & World English

A decorative waist-high moulding round the wall of a room, which also protects the wall from damage

fife rail British & World English

A rail round the mainmast of a sailing ship, holding belaying pins

slip rail British & World English

A rail in a fence which can be removed to provide an opening

altar rail British & World English

A railing in front of the altar, separating the chancel from the nave

arris rail British & World English

A fence rail with a triangular cross section

guard rail British & World English

A rail at the edge of something such as a cliff or the deck of a boat that prevents people from falling off

rail fence British & World English

A fence, typically a wooden one, made of posts and rails

split-rail British & World English

Denoting a fence or enclosure made from pieces of wood split lengthwise from logs

third rail British & World English

An additional rail supplying electric current, used in some electric railway systems

towel rail British & World English

A rail, especially one attached to a wall, from which to hang towels

water rail British & World English

A secretive Eurasian marshbird with dark grey and brown plumage, making loud grunts and squeals in the breeding season

clapper rail British & World English

A large greyish rail (bird) of American coastal marshes, which has a distinctive clattering rattle-like call

rail-babbler British & World English

A long-tailed songbird of the logrunner family, with bold blue, red-brown, and white plumage, found mainly in the forests of New Guinea

picture rail British & World English

A horizontal strip of wood on a wall from which pictures can be hung

conductor rail British & World English

A rail transmitting current to an electric train or other vehicle

free on board in free British & World English

Including or assuming delivery without charge to a ship (or railway wagon)

bedrail British & World English

A rail along the side of a bed connecting the headboard to the footboard

railbird British & World English

A spectator at a horse race, especially one who watches from the railings along the track

railbus British & World English

A lightweight diesel or petrol-driven railway passenger vehicle, typically with four wheels

railcar British & World English

A powered railway passenger vehicle designed to operate singly or as part of a multiple unit

rail car in railcar British & World English

Any railway carriage or wagon

rail family in rail3 British & World English

A secretive bird with drab grey and brown plumage, typically having a long bill and found in dense waterside vegetation

snake fence British & World English

A fence made of roughly split rails or poles joined in a zigzag pattern with their ends crossing

snake-rail fence in snake fence British & World English

A fence made of roughly split rails or poles joined in a zigzag pattern with their ends crossing

rail English Thesaurus

Johnson rails against injustice and oppression

rail English-Spanish

riel m, barra f

raíl Spanish-English

→ riel

dado rail English-Spanish

moldura fde adorno y protección de una pared

grab rail English-Spanish

barra fpara agarrarse

third rail English-Spanish

tercer riel, tercer rail

split rail in split English-Spanish

vallapartidos a lo largo

stair rail in stair English-Spanish

barandilla f, baranda f

curtain rail in curtain English-Spanish

riel m (de cortina)

rail/air link in link English-Spanish

conexión ferroviaria/aérea


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