Definition of 'roadworks'
Example sentences containing 'roadworks'
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The traffic on the Fulham Road was stationary due to three sets of roadworks in less than a mile. CHAMELEON (2002)He would have arrived earlier, but roadworks in Knightsbridge had delayed his car. TANK OF SERPENTS (2002)We came to a motorway where there were too many roadworks, too many cars and too many bad-tempered drivers. TOY SHOP (2002)
Trends of 'roadworks'
Used Rarely. roadworks is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'roadworks'
British English: roadworks /ˈrəʊdˌwɜːks/ NOUN
Roadworks are repairs or other work being done on a road.
The traffic was not moving due to roadworks.
- American English: roadwork
- Arabic: أَعْمَالُ الطَرِيق
- Brazilian Portuguese: obras na estrada
- Chinese: 修路作业
- Croatian: radovi na cesti
- Czech: práce na silnici
- Danish: vejarbejde
- Dutch: wegwerkzaamheden
- European Spanish: obras viales
- Finnish: tietyöt
- French: travaux route
- German: Straßenarbeiten
- Greek: οδικά έργα
- Italian: lavori stradali
- Japanese: 道路工事
- Korean: 도로 공사
- Norwegian: veiarbeid
- Polish: roboty drogowe
- European Portuguese: obras na estrada
- Romanian: lucrare rutieră
- Russian: дорожные работы
- Spanish: obras viales
- Swedish: vägarbete
- Thai: การซ่อมถนน
- Turkish: yol yapım çalışması
- Ukrainian: дорожні роботи
- Vietnamese: công việc sửa đường
Definition of roadworks from the Collins English Dictionary
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