roadwork

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noun road·work \-ˌwərk\

Definition of roadwork

  1. 1 :  work done in constructing or repairing roads

  2. 2 :  conditioning for an athletic contest (such as a boxing match) consisting mainly of long runs

Examples of roadwork in a sentence

  1. The roadwork caused a backup in traffic.

1755

First Known Use of roadwork

1755


ROADWORK Defined for English Language Learners

roadwork

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noun road·work \-ˌwərk\

Definition of roadwork for English Language Learners

  • : work that is done to build or repair roads

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