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German translation of 'railing'

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[ˈreɪlɪŋ ]
(rail) Geländer nt
(fence) (also: railings) Zaun m

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Example Sentences Including 'railing'

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A clipped yew hedge behind wrought-iron railings sets the period town house back from the street.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
And then build foot bridges and railings to keep the cars away from those who choose to walk.
The Sun (2008)
At the iron railings turn left into the war memorial gardens.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Expect exposed beams, patterned floor tiles and stone stairs with original wrought iron railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You could grow taller varieties against an existing structure such as fencing or balcony railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He felt the hardness of the iron railing press against his spine.
Zindell, David The Broken God (1993)
Furious battles were twice fought outside its high iron railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
A high-definition image of the live view outside the ship is projected onto one of the walls, complete with balcony railing.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
A fox has been adopted as a pet after being found tied to metal railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Another of his campaigns is aimed at removing fences and railings from London's parks.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But a branch snapped and he plunged on to the metal railings, piercing his head and his arm.
The Sun (2006)
But he was delayed by a huge traffic jam as police closed the M4 after a man scaled railings on a bridge.
The Sun (2008)
It reopened yesterday with wooden planks in place of the metal railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Now you see adverts are painted on white sheets and hung over balcony railings with a mobile phone number.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
TWO removal men who died when balcony railings gave way as they moved a sofa have been named by police.
The Sun (2014)
The car, right, became wedged between the bus stop and metal railings after it landed on the pavement.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The height of the bridge railing has long been a source of controversy.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Two witnesses said that they had seen the couple together on the metal railing around the flat's balcony.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Mothers now stand at the school railings attempting to smuggle in food.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
School sports day is approaching and, with it, the chance to get arrested for viewing the races through binoculars from behind the school railings.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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'railing' in Other Languages

British English: railing NOUN
A fence made from metal bars is called a railing or railings.
He walked out on to the balcony where he rested his arms on the railing.

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Translation of railing from the Collins English to German
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