Origin of lane1
synonym study for lane
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH lanelain, lane
Words nearby lane
Other definitions for lane (2 of 3)
Other definitions for lane (3 of 3)
How to use lane in a sentence
Hawthorne Boulevard’s northbound lanes feature escape lanes on the right to help drivers who pick up too much speed coming down hill.How Rolling Hills Estates residents woke up to the Tiger Woods crash: ‘Oh no, another one.’|Ben Golliver|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
All motorists benefit from HOT lanes, Townsend said, because those willing to pay tolls free up space in the free lanes.Maryland reveals potential toll rates for proposed HOT lanes on Beltway, I-270|Katherine Shaver|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
Police said the car had started to slow for traffic in front of it that was trying to yield to the man running across the roadway, but the Honda hit him in the left lane of the highway.Man struck and killed by car on Beltway in Maryland|Dana Hedgpeth|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Back on flat ground, it was so slow, it was legitimately unsafe to pass in the oncoming lane.
As robots evolve, we can release them from their fixed “lanes.”
This week the Church of England named the Reverend Libby Lane as its first female bishop.First Anglican Woman Bishop A Return to Christian Roots|Candida Moss|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Former cadet Lane said he only saw Jackson attempt to catch one of them.
Down a one-lane gravel road sits the house Burton left seven years ago.
Robin Williams and Nathan Lane play lovers—life partners, really.Out of the Birdcage: How Mike Nichols Made Gay Culture Mainstream|Kevin Fallon|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cars swarm dangerously around them on this two-lane road carved, literally, into the side of a chain of mountains.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The order of meals at Lane End was somewhat peculiar even then, and would now be almost unique.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
The main entrance is in the centre of the St. Martin's Lane front, and consists of a central roadway for carts and wagons, 15ft.
They walked silently down the lane together, Gilbert sullen and mortified, Dorothy pitying but resolute.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Water Street, formerly Water Lane, had a brook running down one side of it when houses were first built there.
Mis' Calvert, she saw you in a lane, or somethin', and fetched you back to that Baltimore city where the both of you lived.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
British Dictionary definitions for lane (1 of 2)
- a narrow road or way between buildings, hedges, fences, etc
- (capital as part of a street name)Drury Lane
- any of the parallel strips into which the carriageway of a major road or motorway is divided
- any narrow well-defined route or course for ships or aircraft
Word Origin for lane
British Dictionary definitions for lane (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with lane
see fast lane; lovers' lane.