or tow-a·way



an act or instance of towing away a vehicle that has been illegally parked.
the vehicle towed away.


designated as an area illegal for parking and from which parked cars will be towed away: a towaway zone.

Nearby words

  1. tow-haired,
  2. towage,
  3. toward,
  4. towardly,
  5. towards,
  6. towaway zone,
  7. towbar,
  8. towboat,
  9. towel,
  10. towel rack

Origin of towaway

First recorded in 1955–60; noun, adj. use of verb phrase tow away Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019