[ rohd-wur-thee ]
/ ˈroʊdˌwɜr ði /
adjective, road·wor·thi·er, road·wor·thi·est.
in suitable operating condition or meeting accepted standards for safe driving on the road: a roadworthy automobile.
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OTHER WORDS FROM roadworthyroad·wor·thi·ness, nounun·road·wor·thy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for roadworthy
/ (ˈrəʊdˌwɜːðɪ) /
(of a motor vehicle) mechanically sound; fit for use on the roads
noun plural -ies
Southern African a certificate of roadworthiness for a motor vehicle
Derived forms of roadworthyroadworthiness, noun
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