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 Officers have been waving off late arrivals and telling them about other access points along the river and along the bikeway. Don Stacom,, "Some towns clean up, Farmington shuts down river access point as surge in visitors creates trash problem," 15 Sep. 2020 Dubbed the Border to Bayshore Bikeway, the 6.4-mile path will start at San Ysidro, wind through Otay Mesa West and Nestor, before making its way to Imperial Beach and connect with the rest of the regional bikeway. Gustavo Solis, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Imperial Beach approves Bayshore to Border bike path," 24 Aug. 2020 Mayor Michael Hancock and Eulois Cleckley, director of the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure (DOTI), made the announcement at the site of the West 35th Avenue bikeway project. Linnea Lipson, The Denver Post, "Denver to build 125 miles of bike lanes by 2023," 16 Jan. 2020 The bikeway turns into road-riding at North Marginal Road. John Pana, cleveland, "The best bike & hike trails in Northeast Ohio," 23 June 2020 The bikeway travels alongside The Shoreway all the way to Edgewater Park. John Pana, cleveland, "The best bike & hike trails in Northeast Ohio," 23 June 2020 City officials there have set up temporary additional bikeways to discourage public transportation and to help contain the spread of COVID-19. John Tuohy, Indianapolis Star, "If Monon Trail gets too crowded, cities could make streets car-free, group says," 6 Apr. 2020 The group is responsible for coordinating and designating the numbering of interstate highways, including bikeways. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Some Santee streets becoming part of national bike route," 3 Sep. 2019 The store is a block away from the Clinton Street bikeway and at the conversion of two major bus lines -- the 2 and the 14. oregonlive, "First look: Green Zebra opens a new grocery store in Southeast Portland," 12 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of bikeway

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Bikeway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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