Examples of roadway in a Sentence
Police cleared the roadway for the parade.
a cow wandered into the roadway
Recent Examples of roadway from the Web
A vehicle was reportedly stolen July 4 while parked in the roadway in the 5000 block of Jerome Street, police said.
Authorities are seeking the public’s help identifying a man who was found slain in a roadway in Riverdale during the weekend.
Question: If City/County lawmakers order residents to remove brush around homes, why don’t they clear brush next to their own roadways?
Linda Smith Secola, 60, was walking in the roadway on Mecklynn Road when a driver hit her at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, State Highway Patrol Trooper S.T. Stevenson said.
The Malecón in Havana, Cuba, for example, is a five-mile-long roadway and seawall that guards the infrastructure of the city.
The report came after a morning downpour that swamped the Kansas City area, temporarily flooding some roadways that saw light traffic on Independence Day.
A five-block stretch of Indian Creek Drive will be closed through September during the next phase of work on a $25 million drainage project to improve the flood-prone roadway.
Some fuel and oil from the tractor pulling the load spilled onto the roadway, but was contained and did not spill into the creek bed or require a Hazmat crew, said authorities.
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First Known Use of roadway
ROADWAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of roadway for English Language Learners
: the part of a road that is used by vehicles
ROADWAY Defined for Kids
Definition of roadway for Students
: the part of a road used by vehicles
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