Definition of Route. Meaning of Route. Synonyms of Route

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Route. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Route and, of course, Route synonyms and on the right images related to the word Route.

Definition of Route

route
Rout Rout, n. [OF. route, LL. rupta, properly, a breaking, fr. L. ruptus, p. p. of rumpere to break. See Rupture, reave, and cf. Rote repetition of forms, Route. In some senses this word has been confused with rout a bellowing, an uproar.] [Formerly spelled also route.] 1. A troop; a throng; a company; an assembly; especially, a traveling company or throng. [Obs.] ``A route of ratones [rats].' --Piers Plowman. ``A great solemn route.' --Chaucer. And ever he rode the hinderest of the route. --Chaucer. A rout of people there assembled were. --Spenser. 2. A disorderly and tumultuous crowd; a mob; hence, the rabble; the herd of common people. the endless routs of wretched thralls. --Spenser. The ringleader and head of all this rout. --Shak. Nor do I name of men the common rout. --Milton. 3. The state of being disorganized and thrown into confusion; -- said especially of an army defeated, broken in pieces, and put to flight in disorder or panic; also, the act of defeating and breaking up an army; as, the rout of the enemy was complete. thy army . . . Dispersed in rout, betook them all to fly. --Daniel. To these giad conquest, murderous rout to those. --pope. 4. (Law) A disturbance of the peace by persons assembled together with intent to do a thing which, if executed, would make them rioters, and actually making a motion toward the executing thereof. --Wharton. 5. A fashionable assembly, or large evening party. ``At routs and dances.' --Landor. To put to rout, to defeat and throw into confusion; to overthrow and put to flight.
Route
Route Route (r[=oo]t or rout; 277), n. [OE. & F. route, OF. rote, fr. L. rupta (sc. via), fr. ruptus, p. p. of rumpere to break; hence, literally, a broken or beaten way or path. See Rout, and cf. Rut a track.] The course or way which is traveled or passed, or is to be passed; a passing; a course; a road or path; a march. Wide through the furzy field their route they take. --Gay.

Meaning of Route from wikipedia

- Look up route in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Route or routes may refer to: Air route, route structure or airway GPS route, a series of one or more...
- Look up router in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Router may refer to: Router (computing), a computer networking device Router (woodworking), a rotating...
- route, County Route 91 (CR 91), has route markers posted along its length; however, the signs display the number "57" for New York State Route 57 (NY 57)...
- The Canning Stock Route is a track that runs from Halls Cr**** in the Kimberley region of Western Australia to Wiluna in the mid-west region. With a total...
- is a list of county routes in P****aic County in the United States state of New Jersey. For more information on the county route system in New Jersey...
- following is a list of county routes in ****berland County in the U.S. state of New Jersey. For more information on the county route system in New Jersey as...
- following is a list of county routes in Union County in the U.S. state of New Jersey. For more information on the county route system in New Jersey as a whole...
- following is a list of county routes in Hudson County in the U.S. state of New Jersey. For more information on the county route system in New Jersey as a...
- U.S. Route 66 or U.S. Highway 66 (US 66 or Route 66) was one of the original highways in the United States Numbered Highway System. It was established...
- following is a list of county routes in Es**** County in the U.S. state of New Jersey. For more information on the county route system in New Jersey as a whole...