Railing vs Raiding - What's the difference?

railing | raiding |


As nouns the difference between railing and raiding

is that railing is a fence or barrier consisting of one or more horizontal rails and vertical supports while raiding is the act of carrying out a raid.

As verbs the difference between railing and raiding

is that railing is while raiding is .

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

railing

English

Noun

(wikipedia railing) (en noun)
  • A fence or barrier consisting of one or more horizontal rails and vertical supports.
  • During the war, everyone's railings were taken away to make bombers.

    Derived terms

    * hand railing is in place to provide guidance on stairs or in corridors. * guard railing is in place to prevent accidental falls from an elevated area.

    Usage notes

    British use is normally the plural.

    Verb

    (head)
  • Anagrams

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    raiding

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of carrying out a raid.
  • * 1995 , Inga Clendinnen, Aztecs: An Interpretation (page 172)
  • These raidings and counter-raidings continued over a brief pre-war season, the wives being paraded and used in the same way as captured 'outsider' women.