parkway

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

park +‎ way

Noun[edit]

parkway (plural parkways)

  1. A road; a thoroughfare.
  2. (US) A scenic freeway.
  3. (US) A divided highway with a landscaped median.
  4. (Chicago) A tree lawn.

Etymology 2[edit]

Blend of car park +‎ railway

Noun[edit]

parkway (uncountable)

  1. (rail transport, Britain, Australia) a railway station built on the edge of a town, typically with a large car park to function as a park and ride interchange.