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To cause (a vehicle or object) to come off its tracks or railing
“The saboteurs had set up a small barricade in an effort to derail the train, but miraculously it kept moving forward after blindly crashing through it.”
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To obstruct or stop (a process)
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“The latest incident threatens to derail negotiations between the two nations.”
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To cause to deviate from a set course, direction or topic
“Those losing the argument will often employ several different tactics to derail the conversation.”
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To show, feel, or cause to feel, concern or worry
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To convince not to try or do
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