lash rail

a rail, solidly fixed to the bulwarks of a vessel, to which objects on deck can be lashed.

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  • lash rail — Naut. a rail, solidly fixed to the bulwarks of a vessel, to which objects on deck can be lashed …   Useful english dictionary

  • rail — [v] criticize harshly abuse, attack, bawl out*, berate, blast, castigate, censure, chew out*, complain, fulminate, fume, inveigh, jaw, objurate, rant, rate, revile, scold, thunder, tongue lash*, upbraid, vituperate, vociferate, whip; concept 52… …   New thesaurus

  • rail — vb revile, vituperate, rate, berate, upbraid, *scold, tongue lash, jaw, bawl, chew out, wig Analogous words: censure, denounce, condemn, reprobate, reprehend, *criticize: reprimand, rebuke, *reprove, reproach …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • lash — [[t]læ̱ʃ[/t]] lashes, lashing, lashed 1) N COUNT: usu pl Your lashes are the hairs that grow on the edge of your upper and lower eyelids. ...sombre grey eyes, with unusually long lashes... Joanna studied him through her lashes. Syn: eyelash 2)… …   English dictionary

  • rail — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. rant, scold, chide; inveigh, carry on, harangue. See disapprobation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A polelike structure] Syn. bar, post, railing, barrier, picket, rail fence, siding, balustrade, banister,… …   English dictionary for students

  • rail — Synonyms and related words: L, attack, baluster, balustrade, banister, bar, barrier, bawl out, berate, bottle up, boundary, box up, branch, bulkhead in, cable railway, cage, censure, check, chew out, cloister, cog railway, condemn, confine,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rail at — Synonyms and related words: abuse, bark at, barrack, berate, betongue, blacken, chaff, cut at, dig at, dump on, execrate, fleer, flout, fulminate against, gibe, jab, jab at, jape, jaw, jeer, load with reproaches, mock, pooh, pooh pooh, put down,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lash out at — the president lashed out at the opposition Syn: criticize, chastise, censure, attack, condemn, denounce, lambaste, rail at/against, harangue, pillory; berate, upbraid, rebuke, reproach; informal lay into, tear into, blast; formal castigate …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • Glossary of rail terminology — Rail transport Operations Track Maintenance High speed Gauge Stations …   Wikipedia

  • tongue-lash — vb upbraid, rate, berate, *scold, jaw, bawl, chew out, wig, rail, revile, vituperate …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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