toll road


a road or highway on which a toll is exacted.

Origin of toll road

First recorded in 1815–25 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for toll road

  • The road was a toll-road, but its general condition was hardly such, as to justify the collection of tolls ordinarily.

    Across America|James F. Rusling
  • I'm going to foller it straight to the Britton toll-road, and then I'm going to turn into that and head for Tinkletown.

    Anderson Crow, Detective|George Barr McCutcheon
  • When the coaches began to travel over Uncle Dick's toll-road, his house was made a station, and he had many stage stories.

  • The old trapper had imposed on himself anything but an easy task in constructing his toll-road.