tollway


tollway
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
Etymology: toll (I) + way

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a road that drivers must pay to use. In the US such roads are now mostly motorways/freeways. The money may be collected from drivers as they join or leave them.
See also:tollroad turnpike

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • tollway — UK [ˈtəʊlˌweɪ] / US [ˈtoʊlˌweɪ] noun [countable] Word forms tollway : singular tollway plural tollways American a long wide road that you have to pay to drive on …   English dictionary

  • tollway — noun Date: 1949 turnpike 2a(1) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tollway — /tohl way /, n. toll road. [1945 50; TOLL1 + WAY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tollway — noun A toll road or toll highway, where a fee is charged in order to travel on it; a turnpike …   Wiktionary

  • tollway — toll|way [ˈtəulweı US ˈtoul ] n AmE a large long road that you pay to use …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tollway — toll|way [ toul,weı ] noun count AMERICAN a long wide highway that you have to pay to drive on …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tollway — tallowy …   Anagrams dictionary

  • tollway — noun AmE a large long road that you pay to use …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • tollway — /ˈtoʊlweɪ/ (say tohlway) noun a road on which drivers pay a toll. {toll2 + way} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tri-State Tollway — Tri State Tollway …   Wikipedia


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