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underground railway

noun as in railroad

noun as in underground railroad

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Example Sentences

A waxen young woman stands in silence at an underground railway platform.

We were sitting in the front row of the Underground Railway Theater in Central Square in Cambridge.

He has established a perfect underground railway for transporting these criminals from one place to another in secret.

We came back on the underground railway and we travelled first-class—that being the highest class available.

It is not proposed here to give an account of the celebrated Underground Railway.

I should not dream of carrying it about in my waistcoat pocket for perusal on the Underground Railway.

I know, because I used to smoke it once, and I have seen it empty an Underground railway carriage at every station.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to underground railway, such as: rail line, railway, subway, line, metro, and monorail.

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