Definition of no-thoroughfare in US English:

no-thoroughfare

noun

  • A street, passage, or way from which there is no exit at one end; a cul-de-sac.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Benjamin Malkin (1769–1842), schoolmaster and antiquary. From no thoroughfare.

Pronunciation

no-thoroughfare

/ˌnəʊˈθʌrəfɛː/