railroad

suomi-englanti sanakirja

railroad englannista suomeksi

  1. kuljettaa rautateitse

  2. rautatie, raide

  3. hoputtaa

  4. vetää rautatietä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

railroad englanniksi

  1. A permanent track consisting of fixed metal rails to drive trains or similar motorized vehicles on.

  2. ''Many railroads roughly follow the trace of older land - and/or water roads''

  3. The transportation system comprising such tracks and vehicles fitted to travel on the rails, usually with several vehicles connected together in a train.

  4. A single, privately or publicly owned property comprising one or more such tracks and usually associated assets

  5. ''Railroads can only compete fully if their tracks are technically compatible with and linked to each-other''

  6. A procedure conducted in haste without due consideration.

  7. ''The lawyers made the procedure a railroad to get the signatures they needed.''

  8. To transport via railroad.

  9. To operate a railroad.

  10. (ux)

  11. To work for a railroad.

  12. To travel by railroad.

  13. To engage in a hobby pertaining to railroads.

  14. To manipulate and hasten a procedure, as of formal approval of a law or resolution.

  15. (quote-web)

  16. To convict of a crime by circumventing process.

  17. To procedurally bully someone into an unfair agreement.

  18. (quote-journal)

  19. To force characters to complete a task before allowing the plot to continue.

  20. To run fabric horizontally instead of the usual vertically.

  21. 2015, Vicky Grubb, ''The Beginner's Guide to Upholstery'', David & Charles:

  22. If you are upholstering a larger item, such as a sofa, it's a good idea to see if the fabric you are buying can be railroaded. Railroading refers to being able to run the fabric from left to right, rather than the conventional top to bottom. (..)When a pattern is railroaded you can turn it on its side and roll it out to the width of the sofa without join lines.