Definition of Tollgates

1. Noun. (plural of tollgate) ¹



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Definition of Tollgates

1. tollgate [n] - See also: tollgate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tollgates

toll roads
toll taker
tollable
tollage
tollages
tollbar
tollbars
tollbooth
tollbooths
tolldish
tolled
toller
tollers
tollfree
tollgate
tollgates (current term)
tollgatherer
tollhouse
tollhouses
tollie
tollies
tolling
tolling agreement
tolling agreements
tollings
tollkeeper
tollman
tollmen
tollon
tollroad

Literary usage of Tollgates

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1. History of Reynoldsville and Vicinity Including Winslow Township by Ward Clark Elliott (1922)
"tollgates. tollgates followed immediately after the completion of the turnpike. The gate in Winslow township first stood 225 feet east of the Sandy Lick ..."

2. A Treatise on the Law Relating to Private Corporations in Pennsylvania by Frank Marshall Eastman (1908)
"Opening of Boulevard and Erection of tollgates. 1058. Appointment of Toll Gatherers—Rates of Toll. 1059. Agreement of State as to Exemption of Boulevard ..."

3. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Queen's Bench: And by Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Charles James Gale, Court of Exchequer Chamber, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber, Henry Davison, Court of King's Bench, Great Britain (1843)
"4, mortgagee of " ' . the tollgates c. 12o, s. ... that if any mortgagee shall seek to obtain thu possession of the tollgates, &c. in order to pay himself ..."

4. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1909)
"So, a statute which required a plank-road company to remove its tollgates beyond the limits of a city was hold unconstitutional in Detroit y. ..."

5. Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856: From Gales and by United States Congress, Thomas Hart Benton (1859)
"Two grounds of objection to tho exercise of this power, 8SS; have Congress the right to erect tollgates ? 8S8; principle upon which the Stato constitutions ..."

6. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Queen's Bench: And by Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Charles James Gale, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber, Henry Davison (1843)
"4, mortgagee of " / . the tollgates c. 126, s. ... that if any mortgagee shall seek to obtain the possession of the tollgates, &c. in order to pay himself ..."

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