Translation of carriageway in Spanish:

carriageway

Pronunciation: /ˈkærɪdʒweɪ/

noun/nombre

  • (British English/inglés británico) calzada (feminine) the southbound/northbound carriageway la calzada en dirección sur/norte
    More example sentences
    • On Sunday the cones will be changed and work will start on the other side of the eastbound carriageway.
    • Suddenly the coach crossed the central reservation and collided with a public light bus travelling in the inner lane of the eastbound carriageway.
    • The woman landed in the middle lane of the eastbound carriageway, but, miraculously, she wasn't hit by a vehicle.

Definition of carriageway in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day calco
m
exact replica …
Cultural fact of the day

Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.