What is another word for rest area?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈɛst ˈe͡əɹi͡ə] (IPA)

A rest area is a location on a highway or roadway where travelers can stop and take a break from driving. However, there are several different terms that can be used to describe a rest area. Some synonyms for rest area include service area, truck stop, lay-by, rest stop, and picnic area. A service area typically refers to a larger rest area with additional amenities such as restaurants, gas stations, and convenience stores. A truck stop is a rest area specifically designed for commercial vehicles. A lay-by is a small rest area that is primarily used for parking. Meanwhile, a rest stop and picnic area offer a place to relax and enjoy a meal but may not have as many amenities as a service area.

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What are the hypernyms for Rest area?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    pit stop, Roadside stop, break spot, pull-off area, roadside oasis.

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