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Definition of 'lane'

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There is more to be seen along the sides of country lanes than might be expected. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All planned cycle lanes should be halted and existing ones torn up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To an earlier generation, landscape would have meant drove roads and sunken lanes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cops stopped the driver after spotting the car in the motorway's fast lane. The Sun (2016)Our neighbours access their part of the drive from our drive, which is next to a country lane. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Continue your stroll to supper along this narrow cobbled lane, where paintings and sculptures by local artists fill the doorways. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This allows lanes or roads to be shut. Times, Sunday Times (2011)One man struggled free and ran from the slow lane to the grass verge. The Sun (2014)The bowling lane floor will be adjusted to ensure that it meets health and safety requirements. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The census checkpoint on a busy dual carriageway saw one lane in each direction closed. The Sun (2015)Whether cars queue in two lanes or three on the approach is neither here nor there. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Beside her sat a granddaughter recovering from years of life in the fast lane. Christianity Today (2000)Above the river it is a filthy web of alleys and lanes crammed with humanity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There will be no more forays down memory lane. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Today it stands beside the most dangerous shipping lane in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To see who is doing what at the end of which implausibly narrow lane. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The king of the pit lane wants to be king of the fast lane. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What is the difference between that and a bus going into a cycle lane? Times, Sunday Times (2009)And that was the joy of the old bowling lanes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The vehicles in lanes two and three slow down because of heavy traffic. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The island will not be a danger to the shipping lanes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were other cars about that had to slow down to pass us on the narrow lanes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Button was cheered as he walked down the pit lane at the end of qualifying. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He drives off up a country lane for a couple of miles and turns right down a dirt track. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And they want to condemn Britain to the slow lane. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's down a beautiful country lane. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Speed in all lanes rose sharply when the car pool lanes were opened to all vehicles at 7pm. Times, Sunday Times (2006)BRITAIN'S first'fast track' lane for shoppers was launched today. The Sun (2015)

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Translations for 'lane'

British English: lane /leɪn/ NOUN
A lane is a type of road, especially in the country.
...a quiet country lane.
  • American English: lane
  • Arabic: زُقَاقٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: vereda
  • Chinese: 小路
  • Croatian: put
  • Czech: silnice venkovská
  • Danish: bane
  • Dutch: landweggetje
  • European Spanish: carril
  • Finnish: kuja
  • French: chemin
  • German: Weg
  • Greek: πάροδος
  • Italian: corsia
  • Japanese: 小道
  • Korean: 좁은 길
  • Norwegian: smal vei
  • Polish: ścieżka
  • European Portuguese: ruela
  • Romanian: alee
  • Russian: переулок
  • Spanish: carril
  • Swedish: smal väg
  • Thai: ตรอก
  • Turkish: dar yol
  • Ukrainian: стежка
  • Vietnamese: làn đường

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