bike·​way | \ ˈbīk-ˌwā How to pronounce bikeway (audio) \

Definition of bikeway

: a thoroughfare for bicycles

Examples of bikeway in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The bikeway connects to the Mad River Trail and the Huffman Dam. John Pana, cleveland, 4 Apr. 2022 The pitch Maryland officials developed included a bikeway, an elevated pedestrian bridge and a field house with basketball and volleyball courts. Washington Post, 4 Apr. 2022 Building a bikeway across the bridge’s west span is under consideration, but could cost hundreds of millions of dollars and has no source of funding, according to the commission. Gregory Thomas, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 Mar. 2022 Traditionally, the scope of many trail or bikeway projects ends at the county line, the city border or the park boundary. Gregory Thomas, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 Mar. 2022 Now some argue that the bikeway has actually resulted in an increase in vehicle emissions, due to drivers circling around searching for parking. San Diego Union-Tribune, 22 Feb. 2022 At first, businesses were in favor of the city’s bikeway project — if those plans had included parking solutions, said Scott Kessler, executive director of the Adams Avenue Business Association. San Diego Union-Tribune, 22 Feb. 2022 There are multiple breweries on the bikeway, with several more a close trip off trail. John Pana, cleveland, 1 Jan. 2022 The bikeway takes riders on a 36-mile trip along the Row River, around Dorena Lake and to several covered bridges, beginning and ending in downtown Cottage Grove. oregonlive, 14 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of bikeway

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Bikeway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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