Definition of motorway in English:


Syllabification: mo·tor·way
Pronunciation: /ˈmōtərˌwā


  • 1An expressway.
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    • 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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