Nouns (3)

derail device, derail, derailer
n. a device designed to make rolling stock or locomotives leave the rails to avoid a collision or accident; "The railroad workers installed a derailer on the tracks behind the industrial site."

Verbs (3)

jump, derail
v. run off or leave the rails; "the train derailed because a cow was standing on the tracks"
derail
v. cause to run off the tracks; "they had planned to derail the trains that carried atomic waste"

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Fuzzynyms (13)

derailment
n. an accident in which a train runs off its track
hike
v. walk a long way, as for pleasure or physical exercise; "We were hiking in Colorado"; "hike the Rockies"
jump off, leap, jump
v. jump down from an elevated point; "the parachutist didn't want to jump"; "every year, hundreds of people jump off the Golden Gate bridge"; "the widow leapt into the funeral pyre"
bring up, get up, elevate, lift, raise
v. raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
derail
n. cause to run off the tracks; "they had planned to derail the trains that carried atomic waste"
swoop, pounce
v. move down on as if in an attack; "The raptor swooped down on its prey"; "The teacher swooped down upon the new students"

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decline
v. go down; "The roof declines here"

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