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drive·way

 (drīv′wā′)
n.
A private road that connects a house, garage, or other building with the street.

driveway

(ˈdraɪvˌweɪ)
n
(Civil Engineering) a private road for vehicles, often connecting a house or garage with a public road; drive

drive•way

(ˈdraɪvˌweɪ)

n.
1. a road, esp. a private one, leading from a street or other thoroughfare to a building, house, garage, etc.
2. any road for driving on.
[1865–70, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.driveway - a road leading up to a private housedriveway - a road leading up to a private house; "they parked in the driveway"
road, route - an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
turnaround - an area sufficiently large for a vehicle to turn around
Translations
příjezdová cesta
indkørsel
ajotiepihatie
prilaz
車道
차도
dovoz
uppfartsväg
ถนนส่วนบุคคล
đường lái xe vào nhà

driveway

[ˈdraɪvweɪ] Nentrada f

driveway

[ˈdraɪvweɪ] nallée f

driveway

[ˈdraɪvˌweɪ] nvialetto d'accesso

driveway

مـُمَرٌّ خاصٌّ لِلسِّيَّارات příjezdová cesta indkørsel Auffahrt ιδιωτικός δρόμος camino de entrada, entrada pihatie allée prilaz passo carraio 車道 차도 oprit innkjørsel wjazd entrada para carros подъездная дорожка uppfartsväg ถนนส่วนบุคคล kişinin evinin önündeki özel yol đường lái xe vào nhà 私人车道
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He thought of mornings in Winesburg and of how the stones in the graveled driveway by Banker White's house were wet with dew and glistened in the morning light.
By the light of the driveway lamps Jurgis could see that it had towers and huge gables, like a medieval castle.
cried the boy, and at the word Jim slowly trotted into the courtyard and drew the buggy along the jewelled driveway to the great entrance of the royal palace.
One after the other, like spurred steeds, the cars leaped into the blackness, took the curve of the driveway, and were gone.
The gates flew open as the chariot appeared before them, and the Cowardly Lion and Hungry Tiger trotted up a jeweled driveway to the front door of the palace and stopped short.
As his naked feet struck the graveled driveway, he stopped abruptly, reached under the steps to a hiding-place he knew well, and pulled forth a huge knotty club--his old companion on many a mad night adventure on the hills.
Beyond the brightly illuminated driveway the trees formed a wall of impenetrable blackness.
The tide of battle swept out from among the trees and upon the driveway just beneath the onlookers.
At home I found a note from Paul, asking me to come up immediately, and it was high noon when I came spinning up the driveway on my wheel.
she broke off fervently, as they turned into the wide driveway.
Almost on the outskirts of town he left Saxon on the county road and went up a long driveway to what appeared a large farm.
The house was approached by gravelled driveways which wound about through wide-spreading lawns and under the interlacing boughs of tall poplars.