Definition of motorway in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmōdərˌwā/


1An expressway.
Example sentences
  • He complained that it was unnecessary to spend €1.3bn on building this motorway.
  • The final stretch of Ireland's longest motorway will be officially opened by Taoiseach Bertie Ahern today.
  • Funding should have been available for this stretch of motorway.
1.1 informal A wide, fast, easy ski run.

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Syllabification: mo·tor·way

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