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throughway (Also throughways) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to throughway

arterial

  • adjective of or involving or contained in the arteries
    • arterial disease
    • the arterial system
    • arterial blood

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toll_road

  • noun an expressway on which tolls are collected
    turnpike.

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divided_highway

  • noun a highway divided down the middle by a barrier that separates traffic going in different directions
    dual carriageway.
    • in Britain they call a divided highway a dual carriageway

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ringway

  • noun a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
    ring road; bypass; beltway.

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state_highway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; expressway.

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through

  • adjective satellite having finished or arrived at completion
    done; through with.
    • certain to make history before he's done
    • it's a done deed
    • after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    • almost through with his studies
  • adjective satellite (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    • a through street
    • a through bus
    • through traffic

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dual

  • adjective satellite consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs
    double; duple.
    • an egg with a double yolk
    • a double (binary) star
    • double doors
    • dual controls for pilot and copilot
    • duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two) beats to a measure
  • adjective satellite having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson
    treble; twofold; two-fold; double; three-fold; threefold.
    • a double (or dual) role for an actor
    • the office of a clergyman is twofold
    • every episode has its double and treble meaning"-Frederick Harrison

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ring

  • noun a characteristic sound
    • it has the ring of sincerity
  • noun a toroidal shape
    annulus; anchor ring; doughnut; halo.
    • a ring of ships in the harbor
    • a halo of smoke

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divided

  • adjective separated into parts or pieces
    • opinions are divided
  • verb separate into parts or portions
    divide; separate; split up; split; carve up; dissever.
    • divide the cake into three equal parts
    • The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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bypass

  • noun a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
    ringway; ring road; beltway.
  • noun a surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part)

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toll

  • noun a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance)
  • noun value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something
    price; cost.
    • the cost in human life was enormous
    • the price of success is hard work
    • what price glory?

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trunk_road

  • noun a highway
    highroad.

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main

  • noun any very large body of (salt) water
    briny.
  • noun a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage

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dual_carriageway

  • noun a highway divided down the middle by a barrier that separates traffic going in different directions
    divided highway.
    • in Britain they call a divided highway a dual carriageway

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interstate

  • noun one of the system of highways linking major cities in the 48 contiguous states of the United States
    interstate highway.
  • adjective involving and relating to the mutual relations of states especially of the United States
    • Interstate Highway Commission
    • interstate highways
    • Interstate Commerce Commission
    • interstate commerce

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road

  • noun an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
    route.
  • noun a way or means to achieve something
    • the road to fame

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thruway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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appian_way

  • noun an ancient Roman road in Italy extending south from Rome to Brindisi; begun in 312 BC

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superhighway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; state highway; expressway.
  • noun an extensive electronic network (such as the internet) used for the rapid transfer of sound and video and graphics in digital form
    information superhighway.

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beltway

  • noun a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
    ringway; ring road; bypass.

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carriageway

  • noun one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes

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main_road

  • noun a major road for any form of motor transport
    highway.

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motorway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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throughway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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traffic

  • noun the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time
  • noun buying and selling; especially illicit trade

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trunk

  • noun the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber
    bole; tree trunk.
  • noun luggage consisting of a large strong case used when traveling or for storage

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ring_road

  • noun a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center
    ringway; bypass; beltway.

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pike

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.
  • noun highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh

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expressway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway.

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arterial_road

  • noun a major or main route

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freeway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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flaminian_way

  • noun an ancient Roman road in Italy built by Gaius Flaminius in 220 BC; extends north from Rome to cisalpine Gaul

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interstate_highway

  • noun one of the system of highways linking major cities in the 48 contiguous states of the United States
    interstate.

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turnpike

  • noun (from 16th to 19th centuries) gates set across a road to prevent passage until a toll had been paid
  • noun an expressway on which tolls are collected
    toll road.

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autostrada

  • noun an expressway in an Italian-speaking country

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