toll road

toll road
noun
an expressway on which tolls are collected
Syn: ↑turnpike
Hypernyms:

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noun
Etymology: toll (I)
: a road for the use of which a toll is collected

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a road or highway on which a toll is exacted.
[1815-25]

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toll road UK US noun [countable] [singular toll road plural toll roads]
a road that you have to pay to drive on
Thesaurus: types of road or pathhyponym paths used only for walking or ridingsynonym

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toll road,
a road on which tolls are charged; turnpike.

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n. a road that drivers must pay to use

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toll road [toll road] (also tollroad ; (AmE tollway, turnpike)noun
a road that drivers must pay to use. In the US such roads are now mostly motorways/freeways. The money may be collected from drivers as they join or leave them.
See also:tollroad turnpike

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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