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Synonyms for roadway
ˈroʊdˌweɪroad·way

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. roadway

    Wherever there is room for one object to pass another there is a way. A road (originally a rideway) is a prepared way for traveling with horses or vehicles, always the latter unless the contrary is expressly stated; a way suitable to be traversed only by foot-passengers or by animals is called a path, bridle-path, or track; as, the roads in that country are mere bridle-paths. A road may be private; a highway or highroad is public, highway being a specific name for a road legally set apart for the use of the public forever; a highway may be over water as well as over land. A route is a line of travel, and may be over many roads. A street is in some center of habitation, as a city, town, or village; when it passes between rows of dwellings the country road becomes the village street. An avenue is a long, broad, and imposing or principal street. Track is a word of wide signification; we speak of a goat-track on a mountain-side, a railroad-track, a race-track, the track of a comet; on a traveled road the line worn by regular passing of hoofs and wheels in either direction is called the track. A passage is between any two objects or lines of enclosure, a pass commonly between mountains. A driveway is within enclosed grounds, as of a private residence. A channel is a waterway. A thoroughfare is a way through; a road or street temporarily or permanently closed at any point ceases for such time to be a thoroughfare. Compare AIR; DIRECTION.

    Synonyms:
    alley, avenue, bridle-path, channel, course, driveway, highroad, highway, lane, pass, passage, passageway, path, pathway, road, route, street, thoroughfare, track, way

Princeton's WordNet

  1. roadwaynoun

    a road (especially that part of a road) over which vehicles travel

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "roadway":

    carriageway, pavement, road, causeway, highway, route, right-of-way

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How to use roadway in a sentence?

  1. The NTSB:

    Apple has yet to recognize their own responsibility as an employer, they have failed to say of our over 135,000 employees, that we care about you. And we don't want you to go out and kill yourself or others on the roadway.

  2. Allison Rice:

    Out of nowhere a tire jumps across the median from the opposite direction into our side of the roadway, didnt notice at the time but it struck the rear of my wifes car and came directly toward the front of my Jeep.

  3. Frank Milstead:

    If you drive that stretch of roadway, always be vigilant, under these circumstances, be hyper vigilant.

  4. Todd Proctor:

    It looked like it was more staged, like possibly the body had been placed in the roadway.

  5. Highway Patrol Trooper Dallas Thompson:

    We believe they went into it in the dark, not knowing the roadway was flooded, and they were unable to get out.

Images & Illustrations of roadway

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