railroad operators have to get regulatory waivers to place these new locomotives into service.
Kit was 14 when her father, a railroad worker, was killed in a violent accident.
It was from a former railroad Commission employee who had gone to work for an oil and gas developer.
Bunkie, Louisiana itself was split in half by a railroad track, with black and whites living on either side.
A railroad Commission employee drove him 80 miles to his home in Freer.
From railroad to canyon there is not an unuseful mile or hour.
My reasons for not wanting to go to the railroad to work were good.
The result was that I made up my mind that the railroad company must protect itself.
Here is a railroad Accident, such as you have often wished to see.
It can operate on grades and curves that are impossible with the railroad.
"to convict quickly and perhaps unjustly," 1873, American English, from railroad (n.).
A person knowing more than might be desirable of the affairs, or perhaps the previous life of some powerful individual, high in authority, might some day ventilate his knowledge, possibly before a court of justice; but if his wisdom is railroaded to State's prison, his evidence becomes harmless. ["Wanderings of a Vagabond," New York, 1873]Related: Railroaded; railroading. An earlier verb sense was "to have a mania for building railroads" (1847).