Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

taxiway

[tak-see-wey] /ˈtæk siˌweɪ/
noun
1.
any surface area of an airport used for taxiing airplanes to and from a runway, parking apron, terminal, etc.
Origin of taxiway
1930-1935
1930-35; taxi (v.) + way1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for taxiway

taxiway

/ˈtæksɪˌweɪ/
noun
1.
a marked path along which aircraft taxi to or from a runway, parking area, etc Also called taxi strip, peritrack
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for taxiway

Word Value for taxiway

20
19
Scrabble Words With Friends