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American English: /ˈhaɪˌweɪ/
British English: /ˈhʌɪweɪ/

Translation of highway in Spanish:


  • 1
    (before noun) (American English) (patrol/patrolman)
    de carretera
    highway maintenance (British English)
    mantenimiento (masculine) de carreteras
    Example sentences
    • Most of the main roads and highways in the city are high enough to have escaped the flooding.
    • No civilians were allowed on the newly closed main highways outside of town.
    • It can be reached by highways from the major cities in Guangdong, Guangxi, and Hunan.
  • 2 (public way) the King's highway (British English) (History)
    la calzada real
    the highways and byways
    (of region) las carreteras y los caminos
    (of subject) los senderos y vericuetos
    Example sentences
    • But campaigners were dealt a bitter blow when county highways officials confirmed that Government funding would not be available for the bypass.
    • Councillors from Horwich and Blackrod met with highways officials yesterday in an attempt to find a solution to traffic problems in Crown Lane, Horwich.
    • But highways officials now say the 14th century bridge will be ready to reopen in less than six weeks.
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