- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)n. interstate [highway], autoroute, divided highway, turnpike. See passage.II(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.freeway, autobahn. see highwayIII(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun A course affording passage from one place to another: avenue, boulevard, drive, expressway, freeway, highway, path, road, roadway, route, street, thoroughfare, thruway, turnpike, way. See MOVE, OPEN.
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superhighway — sup‧er‧high‧way [ˈsuːpəˌhaɪweɪ ǁ pər ] see information superhighway * * * superhighway UK US /ˈsuːpəˌhaɪweɪ/ noun [S] IT, INTERNET ► INFORMATION SUPERHIGHWAY(Cf. ↑information superhighway) … Financial and business terms
superhighway — index causeway Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
superhighway — 1925, from SUPER (Cf. super ) + HIGHWAY (Cf. highway) … Etymology dictionary
superhighway — ☆ superhighway [so͞o΄pər hī′wā΄ ] n. EXPRESSWAY … English World dictionary
superhighway — [[t]su͟ːpə(r)ha͟ɪweɪ[/t]] superhighways 1) N COUNT A superhighway is a large, fast motorway or freeway with several lanes. [AM] He took off for the city on the eight lane superhighway. 2) N COUNT The information superhighway is the network of… … English dictionary
superhighway — UK [ˌsuːpə(r)ˈhaɪweɪ] / US [ˌsupərˈhaɪˌweɪ] noun [countable] Word forms superhighway : singular superhighway plural superhighways American a motorway … English dictionary
superhighway — noun Date: 1925 1. a multilane highway (as an expressway or turnpike) designed for high speed traffic 2. information superhighway … New Collegiate Dictionary
superhighway — su|per|high|way [ˈsu:pəˌhaıweı US pər ] n AmE a very large road on which you can drive fast for long distances →↑information superhighway … Dictionary of contemporary English
superhighway — noun (C) AmE a very large road on which you can drive distances quickly see also: information superhighway … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
superhighway — /sooh peuhr huy way, sooh peuhr huy way /, n. 1. a highway designed for travel at high speeds, having more than one lane for each direction of traffic, a safety strip dividing the two directions, and cloverleaves to route the traffic on and off… … Universalium
superhighway — noun An expressway, especially one designed for high speeds … Wiktionary