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British English: /reɪl/
American English: /reɪl/

Translation of rail in French:


  • 4 (Transport) (track) by rail
    (travel, send)
    par rail
    before n (network, traffic, transport)
    (journey, travel)
    en train
    rail strike
    grève (f) des cheminots
    rail ticket
    billet (m) de train

also: rails plural noun

  • (Horse racing) to come up on the rails
    tenir la corde

intransitive verb

  • [formal]to rail against ou at
    s'insurger contre (injustice, pollution, politician)


to go off the rails

dérailler [informal]

Phrasal verbs

rail off

rail [something] off, rail off [something]
séparer [quelque chose] par un grillage (areas)
entourer [quelque chose] d'un grillage (area)
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