• synonyms


See more synonyms for roadway on Thesaurus.com
  1. the land over which a road is built; a road together with the land at its edge.
  2. the part of a road over which vehicles travel; road.
Show More

Origin of roadway

First recorded in 1590–1600; road + way1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for roadway

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples

British Dictionary definitions for roadway


  1. the surface of a road
  2. the part of a road that is used by vehicles
Show More
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