railroad tracks

railroad tracks

1. n. dental braces. I can’t smile because of these railroad tracks.
2. n. rows of needle scars on the veins of the arms. Look at those railroad tracks on his arm. That means he shoots drugs.
See also: railroad, track
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Charley seized the can and started for Jorgensen's saloon across the railroad tracks.
Many times that flask journeyed across the railroad tracks and back.
They crossed the railroad tracks, and then on each side of the street were the pens full of cattle; they would have stopped to look, but Jokubas hurried them on, to where there was a stairway and a raised gallery, from which everything could be seen.
It was near to the east entrance that they stood, and all along this east side of the yards ran the railroad tracks, into which the cars were run, loaded with cattle.
By tonight," Jokubas answered, "they will all be killed and cut up; and over there on the other side of the packing houses are more railroad tracks, where the cars come to take them away.
At a little distance these rows seem to close together like the ties of a railroad track, and then the mingling together of the buds and blossoms of this marble garden forms a picture that is very charming to the eye.
And in the worst of it visions continued to flash and sparkle in his brain--long lines of railroad track that simmered across the desert; rurales and American constables, prisons and calabooses; tramps at water tanks--all the squalid and painful panorama of his odyssey after Rio Blanca and the strike.
since 1979, Norfolk Southern is encouraging viewers to stay away from railroad tracks.
Hundreds of climate activists marched to the site of two refineries in northwest Washington state to call for a break from fossil fuels, while a smaller group continued to block railroad tracks leading to the facilities for a second day.
The noise is particularly bothersome at night to residents who live near railroad tracks.
The whole neighborhood around this pair was also subject to an awkward placement of an important city resource for commerce and travel, railroad tracks.
According to Stavreski, given the announcement of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development that 145 million euros have been approved for the second phase of the railroad tracks to Bulgaria, from Beljakovce to Kriva Palanka, confirms that the funds for the railroad tracks are provided and thus, the realization of the railroad tracks will continue.
According to preliminary Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) statistics, 908 pedestrians were injured or killed while walking on or near railroad tracks in 2013, up nearly 8 percent from 2012.
BHUBANESHWAR -- A passenger train has plowed into and killed five elephants of a herd crossing railroad tracks in eastern India.
Railroad tracks split the campus in half and at night you'd