HyperDic: paving

English > 3 senses of the word paving:
NOUNsubstancepaving, pavement, paving materialmaterial used to pave an area
artifactpaving, pavementthe paved surface of a thoroughfare
actpaving, pavagethe act of applying paving materials to an area
paving > pronunciation
Soundspey'vihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > paving: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
Meaningmaterial used to pave an area.
Synonymspavement, paving material
Narrowerasphaltmixed asphalt and crushed gravel or sand
blacktop, blacktoppingA black bituminous material used for paving roads or other areas
concreteA strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
macadambroken stone used in macadamized roadways
tarmacadam, tarmacA paving material of tar and broken stone
Broaderartifact, artefactA man-made object taken as a whole
Spanishpavimento
Catalanpaviment
Verbspavecover with a material such as stone or concrete to make suitable for vehicle traffic
English > paving: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningThe paved surface of a thoroughfare.
Synonympavement
NarrowercurbsideThe side of a sidewalk that is bordered by a curb
Broaderpaved surfaceA level horizontal surface covered with paving material
Substance ofroad, routeAn open way (generally public) for travel or transportation / transportation
sidewalk, pavementwalk consisting of a paved area for pedestrians
streetA thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
Substancespaving stoneA stone used for paving
Spanishpavimentación, pavimento
Catalanpaviment
Verbspavecover with a material such as stone or concrete to make suitable for vehicle traffic
English > paving: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of applying paving materials to an area.
Synonympavage
Broaderapplication, coating, coveringThe work of applying something
Spanishenlosado, pavimento
Verbspavecover with a material such as stone or concrete to make suitable for vehicle traffic

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