main road

This page is about the collocation main road

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a wide road with lots of traffic

For example

  • Be very careful whenever you're crossing a main road.

  • Renting a shop on the main road's too expensive, so we'll rent one on a side street instead.

Note:
Similar collocations include "major road" and "main street"

Quick Quiz

A main road is one with

a. big, expensive houses

b. the main buildings

c. heavy traffic

Contributor: Matt Errey