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road
  1. (obsolete) The act of riding on horseback. [9th-17th c.]
  2. (obsolete) A hostile ride against a particular area; a raid. [9th-19th c.]
  3. (plural) A partly sheltered area of water near a shore in which vessels may ride at anchor. [from 14th c.]
  4. A way used for travelling between places, originally one wide enough to allow foot passengers and horses to travel, now usually one surfaced with asphalt or concrete and designed to accommodate many vehicles travelling in both directions. [from 16th c.]
  5. (figuratively) A path chosen in life or career. [from 17th c.]
  6. An underground tunnel in a mine. [from 18th c.]
  7. (US, rail transport) A railway or (Britain, rail transport) a single railway track. [from 19th c.]
  8. (obsolete) A journey, or stage of a journey.
  9. A way or route.
  10. Synonyms:
    1. route, direction, way, roadway, highway, street, path, avenue, course, artery, rail, railroad, carriageway, motorway, track, railway, thoroughfare, turnpike, pathway, trace, drive, expressway, thruway, arterial, pass, roadstead, row, boulevard, drag, freeway, pike, anchorage, lane, pavement, haven, channel, highway, roadway, thoroughfare, cobblestone, alley, subway, crossroad, byway, passage, viaduct, high road, line, trail, throughway
roadster
  1. a sea-going vessel riding at anchor in a road or bay.
  2. (nautical) A clumsy vessel that works its way from one anchorage to another by means of the tides.
  3. (archaic) A horse for riding on the road.
  4. A bicycle, or tricycle, adapted for common roads, rather than for the racing track, usually of classic style and steel-framed construction.
  5. (Britain, dated) One who drives much; a coach driver.
  6. (Britain, dated, slang) A hunter who keeps to the roads instead of following the hounds across country.
  7. An open automobile having a front seat and a rumble seat.
  8. A person who lives along the road. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  9. Synonyms:
    1. cabriolet, convertible
roadway
roadwork
  1. The construction or maintenance done to roads.
  2. Exercise such as running and jogging done on the roads.
  3. Synonyms:
    1. carriageway repairs, contraflow, road repairs, repair work, maintenance work, construction work
roadcut
  1. A cut through a hill or mountain for the purposes of building a road through it, rather than over it.
roadworker
  1. A worker who carries out road construction or maintenance.
roadcraft
  1. The skill of driving a road vehicle.
roadcrew
  1. A group of workers who build or maintain roads.
roadbuilding
roadlessness
  1. The state or quality of being roadless.
roadworthiness
  1. The property of being roadworthy.
  2. Synonyms:
    1. fitness, soundness, drivability, suitability, legality, safety
roadmending
  1. The repairing of roads.
roadmender
  1. One who repairs roads.
roadbuilder
  1. One who builds roads.
roadman
roading
  1. The construction of roads.
roadside
  1. The area on either side of a road.
  2. Synonyms:
    1. verge, curb, edge, wayside, kerb, shoulder, hard shoulder, side of the road
roads
roadbuilders
  1. plural of roadbuilder
roadmenders
  1. plural of roadmender
roadworkers
  1. plural of roadworker
roadcrews
  1. plural of roadcrew
roadsters
  1. plural of roadster
  2. Synonyms:
    1. cabriolets, convertibles
roadworks
  1. plural of roadwork
  2. Synonyms:
    1. contraflows
roadsides
roadmen
roadways
roadcuts
  1. plural of roadcut
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