Definition of Roads. Meaning of Roads. Synonyms of Roads

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Definition of Roads

Road
Road Road, n. [AS. r[=a]d a riding, that on which one rides or travels, a road, fr. r[=i]dan to ride. See Ride, and cf. Raid.] 1. A journey, or stage of a journey. [Obs.] With easy roads he came to Leicester. --Shak. 2. An inroad; an invasion; a raid. [Obs.] --Spenser. 3. A place where one may ride; an open way or public passage for vehicles, persons, and animals; a track for travel, forming a means of communication between one city, town, or place, and another. The most villainous house in all the London road. --Shak. Note: The word is generally applied to highways, and as a generic term it includes highway, street, and lane. 4. [Possibly akin to Icel. rei[eth]i the rigging of a ship, E. ready.] A place where ships may ride at anchor at some distance from the shore; a roadstead; -- often in the plural; as, Hampton Roads. --Shak.

Meaning of Roads from wikipedia

- for the use of road motor vehicles, using a stabilized base other than rails or air strips. [...] Included are paved roads and other roads with a stabilized...
- Autostrada in Italian). main roads or highways, in a system where roads are graded A, B and sometimes lower categories roads in a particular area or zone...
- significantly upgrading and building new India-China Border Roads. Officers from the Border Roads Engineering Service (BRES) and personnel from the General...
- "Take Me Home, Country Roads", also known simply as "Take Me Home" or "Country Roads", is a song written by Bill Danoff, Taffy Nivert, and John Denver...
- "All Roads Lead to Rome" is a proverb of medieval origin that may refer to: A proverb in a number of languages referring to Roman roads, especially the...
- body of water known as Hampton Roads is one of the world's largest natural harbors (more accurately a roadstead or "roads"). It incorporates the mouths...
- SW 15th Road, just west of Brickell. The Roads is known for its old homes, historic private schools, and its tree-covered streets. The Roads is very close...
- lane Historic roads and trails Ice road Roman roads Sunken lane Higher capacity roads, sometimes with medians 2+1 road 2+2 road Arterial road Autostr****e...
- Roads are an important mode of transport in India. India has a network of over 5,897,671 kilometres (3,664,643 mi) of roads as of 31 March 2017.[update]...
- Frankopan, author of The Silk Roads, on following the 'call of the east". oxfordtoday. 2015. Sattin, Anthony (2015). "The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan review...
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