Definition of bikeway in English:

bikeway

noun

North american
  • A path or lane for the use of bicycles.

    • ‘Paul Revere Park in Charlestown has seven miles of bikeways; sailing lessons are offered from Piers Park in East Boston; and for healthy air and water, head to Carson Beach in South Boston, one of the area's cleanest beaches.’
    • ‘The plan also calls for the transformation of Hydro corridors and abandoned railway lines into bikeways.’
    • ‘Among NPA accomplishments from the past term in office are the creation of a network of new bikeways, greenways, and seawalls and the development of 136 acres of new parks and 166,000 square feet of new community centre space.’
    • ‘Bring along bicycles, because the road's bikeways are known as some of the best cycling trails in the country.’
    • ‘Cr Lutz said the council was investigating its options with the bikeway, but was currently working on other bike paths.’
    • ‘The drawing included a lake, parkland, retail outlets, a middle school and housing that would serve as a gateway to upriver trails and bikeways.’
    • ‘They'd have quickly found perhaps the daftest bikeway in Britain.’
    • ‘However, there was a change of policy in New Hampshire in the early 1990s, when an integrated package of mobility options was introduced to include buses, railroads, bikeways and pedestrian pathways.’
    • ‘The law applies to public streets and bikeways; many private skate parks already require helmets.’
    • ‘The bikeway made its way through the exquisitely beautiful western country-side of Fish Creek, range lands, poplar and trees.’
    • ‘The challenge is to redesign communities, making public transportation the centerpiece of urban transport and augmenting it with sidewalks, jogging trails and bikeways.’
    • ‘In Bogota, capital of Colombia, people are encouraged to use non-automobile modes of transport; 120 bikeways have been provided and another 180 planned.’
    • ‘Improved bikeways would create access to more than forty miles of dirt trails and may eventually be a segue into the future creation of singletrack trails.’
    • ‘While it's true that the centrepiece of the city's bike plan is the bikeway network, the plan is about much more than implementing bike routes across the city.’
    • ‘Linking 3,729 miles of trafficless trails, paths, and paved bikeways, the route circles the North Sea and passes through eight countries: Scotland, England, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, and Norway.’
    • ‘In Amsterdam, vehicle access is colour coded, with bikeways being marked by red bricks.’
    • ‘Most cities now have bustling pedestrian zones, and bikeways crisscross even the most crowded metropolises.’
    • ‘And there's more to come: a new bikeway and an ambitious plan to open up a broad lawn in front of early 19th-century Castle Clinton, and in partnership with the National Parks Service a plan to revitalize Castle Clinton itself.’
    • ‘Beginning after the Second World War, for every guilder that was spent on highways, a few pfennigs went to building bikeways.’
    • ‘Nearly a score of public bus lines already serve the neighborhood, while greenway trails connect to hundreds of miles of regional bikeways.’
    footpath, pathway, footway, pavement, track, jogging track, trail, trackway, bridleway, bridle path, ride, riding, towpath, walk, walkway, promenade, esplanade, avenue, lane, alley, alleyway, passage, passageway, byway, sidetrack, berm, causeway, right of way
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Pronunciation:

bikeway

/ˈbʌɪkweɪ/