Meaning of HIGHWAY in English

HIGHWAY

/ ˈhaɪweɪ; NAmE / noun

1.

( especially NAmE ) a main road for travelling long distances, especially one connecting and going through cities and towns :

an interstate highway

Highway patrol officers closed the road.

2.

( BrE , formal ) a public road :

A parked car was obstructing the highway.

IDIOMS

- highway robbery

—more at way noun

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.