Usage examples for railroad

  1. A helping word to one in trouble is often like a switch on a railroad track, but one inch between wreck and smooth rolling prosperity. – The Jericho Road by W. Bion Adkins
  2. There's a railroad yard on the other side. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  3. " Pardon me," said the count, " but we are in a railroad hurry. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  4. Have to, Bill, in the railroad business. – The Mountain Divide by Frank H. Spearman
  5. An English railroad guard approached Abhoya and her husband. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  6. " We can talk after supper," went on Mr. Bobbsey, as the little party walked along the Lakeport street away from the railroad wreck. – The Bobbsey Twins in the Great West by Laura Lee Hope
  7. Two or three days later Nevis sat late one night in his office at the railroad settlement. – A Prairie Courtship by Harold Bindloss
  8. The boy's own railroad track. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  9. Is this a railroad? – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  10. Throughout this year operations on the Railroad were pushed forward with great energy. – The History of Peru by Henry S. Beebe
  11. Dave went at once to the railroad depot. – Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane by Roy Rockwood
  12. Wasn't the railroad built? – The Story of Wool by Sara Ware Bassett
  13. Instead of going on to Chambersburg, he got out at the next station- five miles from Knoxville- and walked back on the railroad- track. – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  14. Neither the railroad nor the river meet all the needs of the men living on those roads. – Address by Honorable William C. Redfield, Secretary of Commerce at Conference of Regional Chairmen of the Highway Transport Committee Council of National Defence Highway Transport Commitee, Council of National Defence, Bulletin 4 by US Government
  15. Has the country, as a general rule, been more rapidly settled and improved by this railroad legislation? – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  16. Half a railroad ain't any good. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  17. I knew they'd railroad me. – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  18. Far below, on the ground, was a railroad train surrounded by a small crowd of priests. – The Image and the Likeness by John Scott Campbell
  19. The railroad was not in use at that time, so it was necessary to make the twenty- six miles outside of our lines. – Campaign of Battery D, First Rhode Island light artillery. by Ezra Knight Parker