main road
main road main road n. A major road for any form of motor transport.

Syn: highway. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • main road — n a large and important road ▪ We live just off the main road. main road to/from/between ▪ the main road from Bern to Lausanne …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • main road — main roads N COUNT A main road is an important road that leads from one town or city to another. Webb turned off the main road and drove round to the car park …   English dictionary

  • main road — noun a major road for any form of motor transport • Syn: ↑highway • Hypernyms: ↑road, ↑route • Hyponyms: ↑arterial road, ↑beltway, ↑bypass, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Main Road — A main road may refer to: A Highway Especially in British English, a Trunk Road Main Road may refer to: in Australia Main Road, Hobart in the United States Main Road (St. Marys, Georgia), listed on the NRHP in Camden County, Georgia …   Wikipedia

  • main road — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms main road : singular main road plural main roads a wide road that has a lot of traffic …   English dictionary

  • main road — road that is most often used, most direct road …   English contemporary dictionary

  • main road — noun (C) a large and important road …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˌmain ˈroad — noun [C] a wide road that has a lot of traffic …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • main road — /meɪn ˈroʊd/ (say mayn rohd) noun a major traffic route with subsidiary roads branching from it …   Australian English dictionary

  • Main Road, Hobart — Main Road Formerly [1] Length 10 km (6 mi) Direction …   Wikipedia

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