tramline [tram-lahyn] ExamplesWord Origin noun British.
- a streetcar system.
- a streetcar route or track.
It was a wonder that there was not a tramline in such an important thoroughfare.
The storm had struck the overhead wire of the tramline, and one of the great supports had fallen.
E. M. Forster
Of course if they ran a tramline along the North Circular from the cattlemarket to the quays value would go up like a shot.
British Dictionary definitions for tramline tramline noun
- Also called: tramway (often plural) the tracks on which a tram runs
- the route taken by a tram
- (often plural) the outer markings along the sides of a tennis or badminton court
- (plural) a set of guiding principles