Examples of highway in a Sentence
I had heard there was a traffic jam on the highway, so I took the side roads.
the four-lane highway narrows to two lanes once you leave the city
Recent Examples of highway from the Web
Ruta del Sol 2, a 500km (300-mile) stretch of highway to help connect Bogotá to Colombia’s Caribbean coast, has stalled.
Meanwhile, the diesel is anticipated to produce approximately 120 horsepower and 200 lb-ft of torque, all the while returning at least 30 mpg on the highway.
Part of the reason for that is because increased vehicular traffic on the highway has reduced foot traffic to nil.
Still, its most popular Tiguan model, which weighs almost 4,000 pounds, achieves just 27 miles per gallon on the highway, compared to 36 miles for Volkswagen’s Passat, its midsize sedan, which weighs closer to 3,000 pounds.
And Guido and her friend wheeled the shopping cart to the man on the highway.
Chatham said cars may rely on perception systems alone to drive on the highway but would be helpless in other traffic conditions.
Water is pooling on the highway near mile marker 16.
Chatham said cars may rely on perceptions systems alone to drive on the highway but would be helpless in other traffic conditions.
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First Known Use of highway
before 12th century
HIGHWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of highway for English Language Learners
: a main road that connects cities, towns, etc.
HIGHWAY Defined for Kids
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