runway

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈrʌnweɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈrʌnˌweɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(runwā′)


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runway

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the [airport, airplane, plane] runway
  2. the [main, second, new] runway at [JFK]
  3. the [southern, northern, eastern, western] runway
  4. the runway is clear for [takeoff, landing]
  5. the plane's approach to the runway
  6. the plane [taxied, made its way] to the runway
  7. the wheels [touched, brushed] the runway
  8. landed [smoothly, sharply, bumpily] on the runway
  9. the plane [sped, rumbled, hurtled] down the runway
  10. directed the plane [off, onto, along] the runway
  11. [turned, pulled] off the runway
  12. plans to [extend, resurface, lengthen] the runway
  13. [a crash, an incident, an accident] on the runway
  14. [service trucks, gas tankers, ground staff] on the runway
  15. the model [walked, paced, strutted] down the runway
  16. the models on the runway
n as adj
  1. the runway [capacity, length, width]
  2. a runway [model, show]
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