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Synonyms for rail

Synonyms for rail

a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports

a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

a horizontal bar (usually of wood or metal)

any of numerous widely distributed small wading birds of the family Rallidae having short wings and very long toes for running on soft mud

complain bitterly

enclose with rails

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provide with rails

separate with a railing

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convey (goods etc.) by rails

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travel by rail or train

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lay with rails

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fish with a handline over the rails of a boat

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spread negative information about

criticize severely

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The rules also state that balcony rails must be at least one metre high, and windows and balcony doors should be secured with safety locks.
"I do agree, however, that people with low balcony rails shouldn't display their laundry because it makes the buildings look very messy," added Mousa.
(tmcHUD220410Balcony) The rust in question was streaking its way down our casa walls at the front of the house, having originated from both balcony rails where they were embedded into the walls.
Even balcony rails remain loyal to Modernism's ocean-liner aesthetic, with the eclectic choice of materials being the only clue to the building's age.
All objects that help children to climb on to the balcony rails or windowsills to watch the street must be removed.
"The difference between high-rise buildings in Europe and here is that many buildings have stopped providing balconies, mainly for safety reasons so that children do not get the chance to climb over the balcony rails," Ajun said.
At its heart, the French Quarter has two-storey buildings in faded pastels with shuttered windows and iron balcony rails - just the sight to make you grab your camera.
Within this framework, Wilmotte is sensitive to the varied needs of library users, skilfully managing to create many different kinds of places and atmospheres -- nooks for private study, large group work tables, reading stands on the balcony rails for casual browsing and assorted exhibition areas.
Meanwhile, "effective measures will be announced soon involving limiting the gap a window may open and narrowing the gap between bars of balcony rails" to help prevent such tragic accidents, a source in the Ministry of Interior said on condition of anonymity.
Circulation routes are defined by austerely detailed balcony rails. Meeting rooms are located in a penthouse on the top floor, which is also equipped with a kitchen and bar, for private gatherings and receptions.
Smiling Pippa seemed to be enjoying herself as she leaned on the balcony rails watching the action from the grandstand above the Lawn Bar.
Some measures, such as limiting the gap a window may open, or narrowing the gap between bars of balcony rails, help prevent children from climbing or hanging out of windows/balconies.
The balcony rails are high enough to keep small children from wandering away without blocking out the views and a locked gate a mile down the road from the site means no through traffic to worry about.
The floor seemed to warp and I had to cling to the balcony rails. I felt as if I was being pushed towards the top of the stairs.
The French Quarter is at the heart of New Orleans, and the low-rise buildings in faded pastel colours with shuttered windows and iron balcony rails make for postcard images.