What does runway mean?

Definitions for runway
ˈrʌnˌweɪrun·way

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word runway.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. track, rail, rails, runway(noun)

    a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

  2. runway(noun)

    a chute down which logs can slide

  3. runway(noun)

    a narrow platform extending from the stage into the audience in a theater or nightclub etc.

  4. runway(noun)

    a strip of level paved surface where planes can take off and land

Wiktionary

  1. runway(Noun)

    an airstrip, a (usually) paved section on which planes land or take off

  2. runway(Noun)

    a narrow platform extending from a stage on which people walk, especially used by models in fashion shows

  3. runway(Noun)

    the usual path taken by deer or other wild animals, i.e. from the forest to the stream

  4. runway(Noun)

    a stream bed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Runway(noun)

    the channel of a stream

  2. Runway(noun)

    the beaten path made by deer or other animals in passing to and from their feeding grounds

Freebase

  1. Runway

    According to the International Civil Aviation Organization a runway is a "defined rectangular area on a land aerodrome prepared for the landing and takeoff of aircraft". Runways may be a man-made surface or a natural surface.

Editors Contribution

  1. runway

    A type of road or other suitable surface.

    The runway was clean, neat and tidy always.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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How to pronounce runway?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
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How to say runway in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of runway in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of runway in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of runway in a Sentence

  1. New CEO Larry Culp:

    I've got the energy and runway to do what it takes, this is the challenge of a lifetime given where we find the company today.

  2. Stephen Crabb:

    We can't afford to delay this decision any further, i am convinced a new runway at Heathrow will deliver the jobs, economic growth and new trade links our county needs going into the future.

  3. Model Sara Sampaio:

    I really don’t think we should label models as 'plus' or 'runway'. Models are people.A lot of people like to make us some species that are not human, we are normal people, this is a whole production.... It’s not like I wake up like this. There is makeup, there is hair, and there is the perfect light.There is a whole team that gets you to get that perfect picture. It’s a fantasy.

  4. Courtney Weinblatt:

    The runway trends can be the perfect guide.

  5. Boris Johnson:

    The figures teased out of their report on the fall in domestic and even long-haul connectivity show that as a nation, by expanding Heathrow, we would merely be investing in decline, their report very clearly shows that a third runway will fail both London and the UK on every level.

Images & Illustrations of runway

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