What is another word for railway car?

38 synonyms found


[ ɹˈe͡ɪlwe͡ɪ kˈɑː], [ ɹˈe‍ɪlwe‍ɪ kˈɑː], [ ɹ_ˈeɪ_l_w_eɪ k_ˈɑː]

Railway car is a standard term for any vehicle that moves on railway tracks. However, there are many other synonyms for this term. A few common ones include train car, railcar, carriage, passenger car, boxcar, and freight car, etc. Train car simply refers to any vehicle that conveys passengers or goods. Railcar is often used for a vehicle that carries bulk goods. The term carriage conjures up images of luxury travel on privately-owned trains, whereas a passenger car is typically used for commercial trains. A boxcar is a type of freight car with an enclosed box-shaped body. There are many other terms used in different parts of the world depending on the style, size, and function of the vehicle.

Synonyms for Railway car:

How to use "Railway car" in context?

Railway car is a vehicle that is used mainly on railways. It is a type of railway vehicle that is mostly used for carrying passengers or cargo. There are different types of railway cars, including freight cars, passenger cars, and mail cars.

Railway cars are usually long, narrow, and flat. They have a roof that is usually covered in metal or plastic. The inside of a railway car is usually brightly decorated. The doors of a railway car are usually large and easy to open.

A railway car is usually driven by a steam engine. However, some railway cars are now driven by electric engines.

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