Try Our Apps


90s Slang You Should Know

toll bar

a barrier, especially a gate, across a road or bridge, where toll is collected.
Origin of toll bar
First recorded in 1805-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for toll bar
Historical Examples
  • Those at Rome occurred on a spot, to reach which many citizens had to cross a bridge with a toll bar on it.

  • Behind the toll bar he sat upon a timber balk and studied it.

    The Pursuit Frank (Frank Mackenzie) Savile
  • Arrived at the toll bar of St. Ninians, she was stopped by the toll keeper who supposed her to be a stray sheep.

  • There was a toll bar just over the bridge, where the little house since converted into shops then was.

    Notes on Old Peterborough Andrew Percival

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for toll bar

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for toll

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for toll bar