autoroute

play
noun au·to·route \ˈȯ-tō-ˌrüt, -ˌrau̇t\

Definition of autoroute

  1. :  an expressway especially in France

Origin and Etymology of autoroute

French, from automobile + route


First Known Use: 1946

Learn More about autoroute


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up autoroute? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a favoring of the simplest explanation

Get Word of the Day daily email!