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 ?
Here's a list of the roadworks and closures: |Westerhope Junction is seeing a series of alternating slip road and first-lane closures continuing until the end of March.
POLICE are probing the mystery death of a driver on the M62 slip road at Brighouse after his skip lorry was found abandoned with its engine running.
This is the dramatic moment a driver desperately forced his way onto a motorway's slip road before changing his mind and cutting across TWO hatched markings.
TWO women were taken to hospital after a collision closed the M6 slip road near Coventry for several hours on Monday.
A PEDESTRIAN has died after a collision with a car on a motorway slip road.
Week 2: Sunday, September 17 to Friday, September 22 - eastbound main carriageway Main carriageway eastbound closed between Chillingham Road, off-slip road and Benfield Road/eastbound on-slip with diversions up and down slip roads.
The diversion route for vehicular traffic when the M62 Junction 5 Westbound Exit Slip Road is closed will be via the M62, Queens Drive, Rocky Lane, Bowring Park Road and Roby Road.
THE Delhi government has decided to open the slip road from Noida to Barapullah corridor from November 11.
As part of the second phase the roundabout will be closed as well as the A1 southbound exit slip road and the entry and exit slip roads to the A696 and the B6918.
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.