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American English: /ˈblækˌtɑp/
British English: /ˈblaktɒp/

Translation of blacktop in Spanish:


uncountable (US)
  • 1 (material)
    Example sentences
    • It was almost 5 p.m. and the sun, round as an orange, shone directly into my eyes as I drove slowly along the familiar blacktop road to the airport.
    • Several years ago, maybe three, I had my driveway and parking area covered with new blacktop.
    • As he ran Danny tripped and fell on the blacktop road.
  • 2 (surface) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Driving along the two-lane blacktops and gravel section roads, one sees huge wheat combines churning up clouds of dust.
    • A couple of them are very narrow, two-lane blacktops that lead into a main artery.
    • The road proved to be a two-lane blacktop with the familiar yellow lines down the middle.

transitive verb present participle blacktopping past tense, past participle blacktopped

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