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(intransitive) To come off the tracks.
French dérailler dé- off (from Old French de- de–) rail rail (from English rail1)
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From French dérailler (“to go off the rails”).
Then we will list the things that might derail us on the way to that future.
The train didn't derail... and she wasn't in the car.
Portion size is one of the biggest issues to derail people on a calorie-restricted diet.
The last thing you want as a beginner is to have an injury derail your exercise plan.
Whatever tricks Irving tried, he could not derail Browning ' s calm, precise delivery of facts establishing that the genocide happened.
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