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Definition of "skyway" [skyway]

  • A route regularly used by airplanes; an air lane. (noun)
  • An elevated highway. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "skyway" in a sentence
  • "The monkeys were in some enclosure called the skyway or gymnasium or another similar stupidity."
  • "Few structures have that designation, according to Caltrans' Douglas Coe, resident engineer for the "skyway" portion of the project."
  • "However, under pressure from economic development officials, Cummings modified his request for the state to fund a "skyway" walkway that would carry pedestrians over the new Cold Storage facility, a notion which Suarez questions the practicality -- much less the multi-million dollar cost."