rest area

noun

Definition of rest area

  1. :  an area adjacent to a highway at which restrooms and refreshments are usually available

1971

First Known Use of rest area

1971


REST AREA Defined for English Language Learners

rest area

noun

Definition of rest area for English Language Learners

  • : an area next to a highway where people can stop to rest, use the bathroom, get food, etc.


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