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1. highway

noun. ['ˈhaɪˌweɪ'] a major road for any form of motor transport.

Synonyms

  • trunk road
  • divided highway
  • throughway
  • ringway
  • dual carriageway
  • main road
  • arterial road
  • pike
  • road
  • superhighway
  • interchange
  • state highway
  • route
  • freeway
  • expressway
  • traffic lane
  • motorway
  • beltway
  • highroad
  • interstate
  • thruway
  • bypass
  • interstate highway

Antonyms

  • slow lane
  • fast lane
  • confront

Etymology

  • heiȝwai (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Highway

  • skyway
  • flyway
  • hiway
  • byway

Example sentences of the word highway


1. Adverb
The burning smoke will disappear during cruising or highway speed.

Quotes containing the word highway


1. Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is... the highway to success.
- Og Mandino

2. When you don't know where you're going, you drive on the highway.
- Roger Hedden, Bodies, Rest and Motion.

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