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Entry Details for 地下鉄

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English Meaning(s) for 地下鉄

  1. underground train; subway

Definition and Synonyms for 地下鉄

Tube an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
Synonyms: メトロ, サブウェイ, 地下鉄
Subway Train a train that runs in a subway system
Synonyms: 地下鉄

Meanings for each kanji in 地下鉄

ground; earth Kanji Details »
below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »
iron Kanji Details »

Categories 地下鉄 is a member of

Railway line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
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Train public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive
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Sample Sentences for 地下鉄

Please could I have a subway map.
Excuse me, but is this the right way to the subway station?
Do you know where you should get on the subway?
I don't like riding the subway.
Excuse me. Can you direct me to the nearest subway station?

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