- a person employed in the operation or management of a railroad.
Origin of railroader
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Examples from the Web for railroader
I should be proud to have him, sir, and to be the one to start him on the right track as a railroader.Cab and Caboose
Still, he had the genuine interest of the railroader in the subjects he mentioned.Children of the Desert
Ralph was a railroader by inheritance as well as predilection.Ralph on the Overland Express
Yet he is far too good a railroader to ignore the value of its passenger traffic.
He was something of a railroader himself, that doughty general.