Definition of highway noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

  

highway

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈhaɪweɪ//
 
 
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  • a main road for traveling long distances, especially one connecting and going through cities and towns an interstate highway Highway patrol officers closed the road.
  • Idioms
    highway robbery(informal)
     
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    the fact of someone charging too much money for something You wouldn't believe some of the prices they charge; it's highway robbery.
    my way or the highway(informal)
     
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    used to say that someone else has either to agree with your opinion or to leave
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: highway