Entry from British & World English dictionary
(In the UK) a pair of yellow lines painted at the side of a road to indicate that parking is not permitted at most times of day.
- This week I arrived to find that not only had all the roads been painted with double yellow lines, but Haymarket car park was closed.
- They double park on double yellow lines right near a junction.
- People who park on the double yellow lines in Brownside Road have been warned.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: double yel¦low line
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