What does beltway mean?

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  1. Beltway(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the culture of Washington, D.C.; politicized.

  2. Beltway(ProperNoun)

    A 64-mile Interstate freeway surrounding Washington, D.C..

  3. Beltway(ProperNoun)

    Certain expressways that surround cities.

  4. Beltway(ProperNoun)

    The US federal government and policy and lobbying organizations, located in Washington, D.C..

  5. Beltway(ProperNoun)

    Washington D.C.

  6. beltway(Noun)

    A freeway that encircles a city

Editors Contribution

  1. beltway

    Beltway is another word for bypass or loop.

    We took the Beltway to get to the other side of town.

    Submitted by acronimous on October 9, 2018


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beltway in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beltway in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of beltway in a Sentence

  1. Jesse Chadderdon:

    Let’s be clear, this is nothing more than a Beltway political stunt.

  2. Anna Galland:

    As this discussion was playing out inside the Beltway, our members were focused on issues.

  3. John Cornyn:

    Other than perhaps us here inside the Beltway, folks back home really could n’t give a flip.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    Now is not the time for the same-old, same-old establishment politics and stale inside-the-Beltway ideas.

  5. Joshua Henne:

    You could make the case that Crowley was more in touch with the inside-the-Beltway D.C. game and House leadership, rather than tending to his garden at home.

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