verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Related formsnon·rail·road, adjectivepre·rail·road, adjectivepro·rail·road, adjectiveun·rail·road·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for railroad
It was from a former Railroad Commission employee who had gone to work for an oil and gas developer.
A Railroad Commission employee drove him 80 miles to his home in Freer.
Kocurek and Wright, who worked in different Railroad Commission districts, were fired within months of each other in 2013.
He said he prefers to forget about his 18-month stint with the Railroad Commission.
The gold miners and the borax miners and the railroad workers.Men Without a Country: Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin, My Father and Me|Arthur Chu|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He disappeared into one of the sheds at the end of the railroad.Frank Merriwell's Cruise|Burt L. Standish
But you'll excuse me if I say that I scarcely expected to have the railroad company's field-manager come and tell me about it.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
Most of the terminal towns vanished completely when the railroad moved on.The Last American Frontier|Frederic L. (Frederic Logan) Paxson
Boughton's brigade was on the left of the railroad, and Harland's on the right.Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2|Jacob Dolson Cox
At this time I put up at the Hotel Victoria, near the railroad station.Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison|Austin Biron Bidwell