Definition of Tollbooths

1. Noun. (plural of tollbooth) ¹



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Definition of Tollbooths

1. tollbooth [n] - See also: tollbooth

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tollbooths

toll calls
toll collector
toll line
toll lines
toll plaza
toll plazas
toll road
toll roads
toll taker
tollable
tollage
tollages
tollbar
tollbars
tollbooth
tollbooths (current term)
tolldish
tolled
toller
tollers
tollfree
tollgate
tollgates
tollgatherer
tollhouse
tollhouses
tollie
tollies
tolling
tolling agreement

Literary usage of Tollbooths

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1. Saving Oil and Reducing Co2 Emissions in Transport: Options & Strategies by Iea, International Energy Agency (2001)
"Road tolls historically have been collected manually at tollbooths, ... In some cases tollbooths have been removed once the capital costs of a roadway ..."

2. The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe (1888)
"Out front, the red lights became a swarm closing in on the tollbooths. In the distance Sherman could see the dense black of Manhattan. ..."

3. Small Pieces Loosely Joined: A Unified Theory of the Web by David Weinberger (2002)
"... through state highway tollbooths. A circuit-board inspector for a local electronics company, Alciere ran as a Republican in a heavily Democratic ward, ..."

4. Mexico's Pacific Coast by Vivien Lougheed (2004)
"The four-lane road has four tollbooths between the border and San Carlos/Guaymas. You may pay in either US dollars or Mexican pesos, but not a mixture of ..."

5. Adventure Guide Honduras & the Bay Islands by Maria Fiallos (2006)
"The turn-off to the Western Highway (CA 4) is just after the tollbooths and the gas station on the right-hand side of the road. Stay on this highway until ..."

6. Eastern Standard Tribe by Cory Doctorow (2005)
"... tollbooths. Rights-societies were a fabulous opportunity to skim and launder and spindle money in plenty, and Virgins massive repertoire combined with ..."

7. Post Ex Sub Dis: Urban Fragmentations and Constructions by Ghent Urban Studies Team (2002)
"... population - leave in inhabited space: near tollbooths on expressways, but also in historic centers and on unauthorized parking lots and urban avenues. ..."

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