Definition of "runways" []

  • A hard level roadway or other surface from which aircraft take off and on which they land (noun)
  • An enclosure for domestic animals; run (noun)
  • A chute for sliding logs down (noun)
  • A narrow ramp extending from the stage into the audience in a theatre, nightclub, etc, esp as used by models in a fashion show (noun)
  • Plural form of runway. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "runways" in a sentence
  • "Landing at emergency runways is a complicated process, technically is very doable, logistically its a nightmare."
  • "The runways are the primary place that designers reach store buyers and magazine editors."
  • "Particularly at Chicago, which has a lot of crossing runway issues, when you start to straighten out the airports and add parallel runways, that is a significant safety and capacity improvement that we're looking forward to."