Definition of rideway in US English:

rideway

noun

  • A bridle path.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Sir Torrent of Portyngale. Probably from ride + way. Compare Middle Dutch rīdewech (Dutch rijweg), Middle Low German (rare) rīdewech, Middle High German rītwec (German Reitweg), Old Swedish (in late sources) ridvägher (Swedish ridväg), early modern Danish, Danish ridevej.

Pronunciation

rideway

/ˈrʌɪdweɪ/