motorway motorway

Definition(s):

  • (n) a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic

Usage(s):

  1. He proposed that his motorway should parallel the New Haven's line, even in places using the New Haven's right-of-way.
  2. Suddenly violence cropped up there as gunmen used the motorway for an escape route.
  3. The next morning, nine passengers shuttled up the motorway to Luton airport inside a bright orange bus with a cracked windscreen and grinding brakes.

News

  1. Everyone Wins If L Drivers Are Allowed on the Motorway, Says IAM

    Young drivers must be allowed to gain early motorway driving experience, according to road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM). With a green paper on learning to drive due to be published later this month, the IAM are calling on the government to ensure that any new system includes allowing supervised L drivers onto our motorways. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. British singer George Michael writing new album

    By Constance Watson LONDON (Reuters) - British singer George Michael is writing a new album while he recovers from head injuries sustained during a car accident last month, his spokeswoman said on Thursday. The 49-year-old former Wham! frontman has been recuperating at home after nearly two weeks in hospital. British media reported that Michael fell out of a car at speed on a busy motorway ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Teen killed in four-wheeler accident Saturday

    TALLADEGA COUNTY — A teenager was killed and two other people were injured in a four-wheeler vs. Jeep accident Saturday afternoon. According to Alabama State Troopers, the accident occurred at 3:10 p.m. on Rendalia Motorway, 5 miles east of Winterboro.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Daily Home

Quotes

  1. "We believe we can keep the economy on track for solid, long-term growth by ensuring that we are investing in productive potential like infrastructure, like the Ipswich motorway," Mr Rudd told a ceremony to launch construction of the upgrade....
    on Mar 1, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: The Age

  2. "David's life is going to be hell in America," Marsh told a Sunday newspaper. "He won't know what's hit him. Every other week, you have to make a road trip for away games. That does not mean a 200-mile trip up the motorway in England or...
    on Jul 1, 2007 By: Rodney Marsh Source: Scotsman

  3. "This measure was deemed necessary because of the gravity of the situation on the road and motorway network," Bianchi said in a statement.
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: Alessandro Bianchi Source: Brisbane Times

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