Definition of Railer

1. n. One who rails; one who scoffs, insults, censures, or reproaches with opprobrious language.



Definition of Railer

1. Noun. A small hammer-like machine with two handles crossed with bicycle pump that helps lifts small, derailed locomotives back on rails. ¹

2. Noun. One who rails. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Railer

1. one that rails [n -S] - See also: rails

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Railer

railbed
railbeds
railbird
railbirds
railbuff
railbuffs
railbus
railbuses
railbusses
railcar
railcard
railcards
railcars
raile
railed
railer (current term)
railers
railes
railest
raileth
railfan
railfanning
railfans
railful
railfuls
railgun
railgun accelerator
railguns
railhead
railheads

Literary usage of Railer

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1. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer (1898)
"It will be remembered that Theni'tes, the railer, calls the Greeks "pumpkins" (pcp'onlt). Melons (French). Children sent to school for 'the first time ..."

2. Miscellanies by William Makepeace Thackeray (1877)
"... Sovereign rewards them, and " Punch," the universal railer, takes off his hat and says, Heaven save them ! CHAPTER XI. ON CLERICAL SNOBS. ..."

3. The Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ Until the Year by Thomas Fuller (1842)
"A foul-mouthed railer. Why the King rode not through the City. A memorable Alteration in a Pageant. I have insisted the longer on this subject, ..."

4. Origines Ecclesiasticæ: The Antiquities of the Christian Church. With Two by Joseph Bingham (1856)
"11, " I have written unto you not to keep company, if any man that is called a brother be a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolater, or a railer, ..."

5. The Homilies of S. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople on the by John Chrysostom, John Keble (1845)
"... if any man that is called a brother be a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolater, or a drunkard, or a railer, or an extortioner; with such an one, ..."

6. The Social History of the People of the Southern Counties of England in Past by George Roberts (1856)
"... his laws, and the Courts of Parliament. They were bound over to appear at the next assizes and answer for their conduct." * A railer punished. ..."

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