toll·​way | \ ˈtōl-ˌwā How to pronounce tollway (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Another 13-year-old girl who was riding with the Dobosz family also died in the crash, police said, as did the other driver, Jennifer Fernandez, 22, of Carpentersville, who was traveling the wrong way on the tollway when the collision occurred. Adriana Pérez, Chicago Tribune, 3 Aug. 2022 Instead, the tollway spent $9 million restoring wetlands in Pine Dunes Forest Preserve in Lake County near the Wisconsin border. Sheryl Devore,, 20 Feb. 2022 The crash that occurred about 6 a.m. near northwest suburban Glenview shut down all southbound lanes of the tollway, which is also Interstate 294, for more than 5 hours, Illinois State Police said. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 26 May 2022 Work will continue this spring and summer on ongoing highway projects like the Tri-State Tollway construction and widening, creation of a new tollway near O’Hare International Airport and the long-running Jane Byrne Interchange project. Chicago Tribune Staff,, 11 Apr. 2022 The new tollway invites a cruise as does a new car. Kevin Spear,, 26 Feb. 2022 The Franklin Park road improvements are tied indirectly to the O’Hare western bypass project that will include construction of the new I-490 tollway, which is planned to connect with I-390, the Elgin-O’Hare Tollway. Gary Gibula,, 25 Jan. 2022 It’s one of a handful of new office towers in the works along the tollway in West Plano and Frisco. Steve Brown, Dallas News, 27 Aug. 2021 The areas with the largest third-quarter net office leasing include the West Plano and Frisco tollway corridor with almost 435,000 square feet of office deals and the DFW Freeport area of Irving with more than 300,000 square feet of net leasing. Steve Brown, Dallas News, 4 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of tollway

1949, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tollway was in 1949

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“Tollway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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