Die Übersetzung von "rail" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /reil/

a (usually horizontal) bar of metal, wood etc used in fences etc, or for hanging things on

barre, tringle
Don’t lean over the rail
a curtain rail
a towel rail.

(usually in plural ) a long bar of steel which forms the track on which trains etc run.

The accident occurred when the train came off the rails.
railing noun

(usually in plural ) a fence or barrier of (usually vertical) metal or wooden bars

grille, clôture
They’ve put railings up all round the park.
railroad noun

(American) a railway.

chemin de fer
railway noun (American railroad)

a track with (usually more than one set of) two (or sometimes three) parallel steel rails on which trains run

(de) chemin de fer
They’re building a new railway
(also adjective) a railway station.

(sometimes in plural ) the whole organization which is concerned with the running of trains, the building of tracks etc

chemin(s) de fer
He has a job on the railway
The railways are very badly run in some countries.
by rail

by or on the railway

par voie ferrée
goods sent by rail.

(Die Übersetzung von "rail" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)