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
While sport utility vehicles have been a fixture on Saudi roadways, carmakers may need to make more smaller models for single working women and female students, analysts say.
Nevels was driving a 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue that left the roadway and overturned.
The girl, 16, of Valparaiso, was westbound on City View Drive in a brown 2000 Subaru four-door when the vehicle left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a tree, according to the release.
The two set up a light source on one side of a roadway and a detector on the other side.
If smartphones are found to be fueling the increase in crashes, then the same advances in information technology and computing that enable a future with autonomous vehicles could be literally killing people on the roadways in the present.
Car-owners are also being asked by authorities to refrain from congesting roadways, to allow emergency vehicles to pass freely around the city.
The system’s forward-looking camera and radar failed to recognize the truck in the roadway, and neither Autopilot nor the driver applied the brakes.
The accident occurred shortly after 5:30 p.m. Police said that initial reports indicate the motorcycle was traveling south on Northgate toward Woodland, left the roadway, and struck a tree.
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First Known Use of roadway
Synonymsarterial, artery, avenue, boulevard, carriageway [British], drag, drive, expressway, freeway, high road, highway, pass, pike, road, way, route, row, street, thoroughfare, thruway, trace, turnpike
Related Wordscauseway; autobahn, autoroute, autostrada, dual carriageway [chiefly British], interstate, motorway [chiefly British], superhighway; beltway, bypass, parkway, ring road [chiefly British]; corniche, switchback; through street; high street [British], Main Street; backstreet, branch, bystreet, byway, crossroad, secondary road, shunpike, side road, side street; alley, alleyway; circle, lane, laneway [British], mews [chiefly British], place; close [chiefly British], cul-de-sac, dead end; corridor; track, trail
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