derail


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for derail

Synonyms for derail

cause to run off the tracks

run off or leave the rails

Synonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
Ladlad says that the arrest of her husband was done to derail the peace process.
On September 12, 2015, a narrow-gauge train, the Shivalik Queen, a chartered train from Kalka to Shimla, derailed on September 12, 2015.
But as David Broder's new book Democracy Derailed reminds us, initiative voters are not the legislators-for-a-day they think they are--they do not decide what gets voted on, they do not research the reaches of the legislation, they cannot amend it, they cannot compromise on it, and they will not be held responsible for it.
More than 100 people have been confirmed dead after the front five of the train's seven cars derailed and the first two crashed into a nine-story apartment building located near the curved section of the railway track.
It is shocking that a piece of paper with no authenticity is being circulated and being used by the BJP to derail an important initiative," it said.
The Thal Express was on its way to Multan from Rawalpindi when some of its coaches derailed right after crossing Alluwali railway station on Tuesday afternoon.
Most of those killed in the accident died instantly when the train derailed and crashed into a nine-story condominium building near a curved section of the railway track, the police said.
According to reports, the passenger train was headed toward Karachi from Peshawar when it derailed in Punjab's district Toba Tek Singh.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 11 (ANI): Two coaches of Thane-Vashi local got derailed between Thane and Airoli on Sunday.
As many as 20 train accidents occurred in June.; a train derailed in yard of Lahore Railway station on June 01, Eid special train derailed near Lalamusa Railway station on June 03, Bogies of Shah Hussain train derailed near Faisalabad Railway station on June 05, a train met with accident in Karachi division on June 05 and bogies of Thall express derailed near Kandh Kot as well, Islamabad Express train hit motorcycle near Gujrat on June 07, Bolan Express met with accident in Karachi division on June 08, Sindh Express derailed in Sukkar yard on June 15 and likewise trains accidents continued in the month of June till 29th whereon Rawalpindi Express hit a motorcycle - so far 79 trains accidents have occurred in the current tenure of Sheikh Rasheed as Railways minister.
'On April 11, Bahauddin Zakariya Express derailed due to a mistake of its driver.
FAISALABAD -- A train arriving from Karachi to Lahore derailed near Faisalabad on Thursday, affecting schedule of other trains.
A high-speed train from Germany derailed in the Swiss city of Basel late Sunday, a spokesman for German rail company Deutsche Bahn said, but no injuries have been reported.
by ONA The engine car and one carriage derailed as the ICE 373, which had 240 people on board, arrived at Basel's central station.Photo - ONA