slip road


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slip road

n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit a short road connecting a motorway, etc, to another road

slip road

on-ramp or exit ramp
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slip road - a short road giving access to an expresswayslip road - a short road giving access to an expressway; "in Britain they call an access road a slip road"
road, route - an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
Translations
nájezdnájezd na dálnicisjezd
frakørselsvejtilkørselsvej
liittymätie
prilazna cesta
bekötõútlehajtó
aîrein
高速道路の進入退出路
램프
objazdvjazdvýjazd
på-/avfartsväg till motorväg
ถนนเชื่อมทางหลวง
đoạn đường nối

slip road

n (Brit) → Zufahrtsstraße f; (for entering motorway) → (Autobahn)auffahrt f; (for leaving motorway) → (Autobahn)ausfahrt f

slip road

n (Brit) (to motorway) → rampa di accesso

slip1

(slip) past tense, past participle slipped verb
1. to slide accidentally and lose one's balance or footing. I slipped and fell on the path.
2. to slide, or drop, out of the right position or out of control. The plate slipped out of my grasp.
3. to drop in standard. I'm sorry about my mistake – I must be slipping!
4. to move quietly especially without being noticed. She slipped out of the room.
5. to escape from. The dog had slipped its lead and disappeared.
6. to put or pass (something) with a quick, light movement. She slipped the letter back in its envelope.
noun
1. an act of slipping. Her sprained ankle was a result of a slip on the path.
2. a usually small mistake. Everyone makes the occasional slip.
3. a kind of undergarment worn under a dress; a petticoat.
4. (also ˈslipway) a sloping platform next to water used for building and launching ships.
ˈslipper noun
a loose, soft kind of shoe for wearing indoors.
ˈslippery adjective
1. so smooth as to cause slipping. The path is slippery – watch out!
2. not trustworthy. He's rather a slippery character.
ˈslipperiness noun
slip road
a road for joining or leaving a motorway.
ˈslipshod adjective
(of work etc) untidy; careless. The teacher told him his work was slipshod.
give (someone) the slip
to escape from or avoid (someone) in a secretive manner. The crooks gave the policemen the slip.
let slip
1. to miss (an opportunity etc). I let the chance slip, unfortunately.
2. to say (something) unintentionally. She let slip some remark about my daughter.
slip into
to put on (clothes) quickly. She slipped into her nightdress.
slip off
1. to take (clothes) off quickly. Slip off your shoe.
2. to move away noiselessly or hurriedly. We'll slip off when no-one's looking.
slip on
to put on (clothes) quickly.
slip up to make a mistake; to fail to do something: They certainly slipped up badly over the new appointment (noun ˈslip-up)

slip road

طَرِيقٌ مَتَصِلٌ بِطَرِيقٍ سَرِيعٍ لِلسَّيَارَاتِ أَوْ مُنْفَصِلٌ عَنْهُ nájezd na dálnici frakørselsvej Zufahrtsstraße σοκάκι vía de acceso liittymätie bretelle prilazna cesta bretella 高速道路の進入退出路 램프 oprit avkjørsel podjazd entrada para a rodovia съезд с автомагистрали på-/avfartsväg till motorväg ถนนเชื่อมทางหลวง bağlantı yolu đoạn đường nối 高速公路会交点
References in periodicals archive ?
Although the M53 itself will be unaffected by the work, people will be unable to leave or join the motorway at junction 2 at times during the overnight link road and slip road closures.
Although the M53 itself will be unaffected by the work, people will be unable to leave or join the motorway at junction two at times during the overnight link road and slip road closures.
The effect of the Order will be to close, at times during the works, the M62: (i) westbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 25 (Brighouse) to the entry slip road at Junction 25, a distance of 1127 metres; (ii) eastbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 25 to the entry slip road at Junction 25, a distance of 966 metres; (iii) westbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 26 (Chain Bar) to the entry slip road at Junction 26, a distance of 1609 metres; (iv) eastbound carriageway from the exit slip road at Junction 26 to the entry slip road at Junction 26, a distance of 1609 metres; (v) westbound exit and eastbound entry slip roads at Junction 25; and (vi) eastbound and westbound entry and exit slip roads at Junction 26.
VILLAGERS are a step closer to getting their roads back after transport bosses finally agreed to consider a new slip road to the A55.
Some years ago there was a slip road off the A45 where the new service road now connects which caused several accidents.
The effect of the Orders prohibits all through traffic on A193 Wallsend Road from A19 Northbound entry slip road to A19 Southbound exit slip road.
the entire length of the westbound exit slip road at Junction 34.
The effect of the Order will be to close, between 8pm and 6am, at times during the works, and impose, 24 hours a day, at times during the works, a temporary 50mph speed restriction on the A19: (i) southbound carriageway from the exit slip road at the A174 Parkway Interchange to the entry slip road at the A67 Crathorne Interchange, a distance of 7600 metres; (ii) southbound entry slip road at Parkway Interchange; and (iii) southbound exit slip road at Crathorne Interchange.
4 million motorway roadworks include slip road closures, lane closures, lower speed limits and diversions at junctions 5 to 9 on the M6 - used by 160,000 vehicles every day.
A1 Northbound Exit | Slip Road Closure at Stannington South: Traffic diverted A1 northbound to exit at A1/A167 Clifton Interchange.
That length of the M74/A74(M) Glasgow - Carlisle Trunk Road being the northbound carriageway from the point at which the on-slip road from the A72 meets the carriageway at Junction 7 (Larkhall) to the point at which the off- slip road to the M73 leaves the carriageway at Junction 4 (Maryville), a distance of 11.
CHAKWAL -- The ground breaking ceremony of a Slip Road in Khandowa, Kallar Kahar took place here Thursday as a part of Lafarge Pakistan's operations in Kallar Kahar, District Chakwal.