Meaning of HIGHWAY in English


/huy"way'/ , n.

1. a main road, esp. one between towns or cities: the highway between Los Angeles and Seattle.

2. any public road or waterway.

3. any main or ordinary route, track, or course.

[ bef. 900; ME heyewei, OE heiweg. See HIGH, WAY ]

Syn. 1. expressway, freeway, thruway, interstate.

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