Definitions for laneleɪn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a narrow way or passage between hedges, fences, walls, or houses.
any narrow or well-defined passage, track, channel, or course.
a longitudinally defined part of a highway wide enough to accommodate one vehicle, often set off from adjacent lanes by painted lines.
a fixed route followed by ocean steamers or airplanes:
(in a running or swimming race) the marked-off space or path within which a competitor must remain.
Ref: bowling alley (def. 1).
Origin of lane:
bef. 1000; ME, OE, c. MD lāne lane
a narrow way or road
a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
one section of a wide road or highway
to move into the fast/slow lane
a small road in the country
a quiet country lane
a route taken by a ship or aircraft
a shipping lane
a section of a race track or swimming pool
He was disqualified for running out of his lane.
A narrow passageway between fences, walls, hedges or trees
A lengthwise division of roadway intended for a single line of vehicles
A similar division of a racetrack to keep runners apart
A course designated for ships or aircraft
for someone who lived in a lane.
anglicised from various surnames.
transferred from the surnames.
a passageway between fences or hedges which is not traveled as a highroad; an alley between buildings; a narrow way among trees, rocks, and other natural obstructions; hence, in a general sense, a narrow passageway; as, a lane between lines of men, or through a field of ice
Translations for lane
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a narrow road or street
a winding lane.
- nou straatjieAfrikaans
- زِقاق، طَريق ضيِّقَهArabic
- слески пътBulgarian
- caminhoPortuguese (BR)
- ulička, úzká cestaCzech
- der WegGerman
- smal vejDanish
- callejuela, callejónSpanish
- kitsas tänavEstonian
- خیابان باریکFarsi
- chemin, ruelleFrench
- כְּבִיש צַרHebrew
- jalan kecilIndonesian
- viottolo, vicoloItalian
- 좁은 길Korean
- takas, gatvelėLithuanian
- smal vei, smug, gutuNorwegian
- zaułek, alejaPolish
- خیابان باریکPersian
- تراړه،تنګ سړكPashto
- străduţă, stradă îngustăRomanian
- úzka uličkaSlovak
- ozka ulicaSlovenian
- väg, gata, grändSwedish
- dar yol, patikaTurkish
- 小巷Chinese (Trad.)
- вузька дорога, стежкаUkrainian
- đường làngVietnamese
- 小巷Chinese (Simp.)
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