turnpike


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Synonyms for turnpike

Synonyms for turnpike

(from 16th to 19th centuries) gates set across a road to prevent passage until a toll had been paid

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an expressway on which tolls are collected

References in classic literature ?
Higginbotham, whose dwelling stood beside the old highway, but had been left in the background by the Kimballton turnpike.
The quick lease up of our first two buildings in Turnpike Crossing is indicative of the strong demand for first-class distribution space in South Florida, particularly in Palm Beach County, said Ed Mitchell, Senior Vice President of Duke Realtys Florida Region.
Suspicious person/motor vehicle, 50 Boston Turnpike
One of the keys to developing TEAMS was a major reform of the Turnpike Enterprise by the state.
The Turnpike Authority will house its headquarters at the building after consolidating offices of the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway, which merged two years ago.
If you look at a road atlas, you will see that New York's Route 90 now extends across the old Mohawk Turnpike.
With more than 600,000 drivers each day, the northern half of the New Jersey Turnpike is among the most widely traveled roads in America.
These restrictions were one cause of turnpike unprofitability, which was discovered quickly.
Suspicious person/motor vehicle, 889 Boston Turnpike
Disturbance, checked area, gone on arrival, 760 Boston Turnpike
A new four-way interchange presently under construction at Exit 15X of the NJ Turnpike, adjacent to the Secaucus Train Station, will further enhance access to the property when completed later this year.
Suspicious person/motor vehicle, 40 Hartford Turnpike