roadworthy
adjective Date: 1819 fit for use on the road <
a roadworthy vehicle
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roadworthiness noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • roadworthy — road|wor|thy [ˈrəudˌwə:ði US ˈroudˌwə:r ] adj a vehicle that is roadworthy is in good condition and safe enough to drive >roadworthiness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • roadworthy — adjective a vehicle that is roadworthy is in good condition and safe enough to drive roadworthiness noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • roadworthy — road|wor|thy [ roud,wɜrði ] adjective safe to drive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • roadworthy — adjective (of a vehicle) fit to be used on the road. Derivatives roadworthiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • roadworthy — UK [ˈrəʊdˌwɜː(r)ðɪ] / US [ˈroʊdˌwɜrðɪ] adjective safe to drive …   English dictionary

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