Byway - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbaɪweɪ|  American pronunciation of the word byway
Brit.  |ˈbʌɪweɪ|  British pronunciation of the word byway

noun

- a side road little traveled (as in the countryside) (syn: bypath, byroad)

Examples

I prefer to take byways to town.

He's traveled the highways and byways of this country.

the byways of the art world

The book chronicles some of the interesting byways of legal history.

He was totally unacquainted with the byways of the forest.

Word forms

noun
singular: byway
plural: byways
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