Road synonyms

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A main, direct public road, especially a multi-lane, high speed thoroughfare connecting major population centers.
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A narrow way or passage between walls, hedges, or fences.
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The definition of a boulevard is a wide street often lined with trees.
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(US, nonstandard) Alternative form of throughway.
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A road; specif., that part of a road traveled on by vehicles
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A broad landscaped highway, often divided by a planted median strip.
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A strip prepared for travel
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An open space, especially in a park, where several roads or paths meet.
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A road paved with split or round logs laid crosswise side by side, used e.g. to cross swampy areas.
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A way of approach to something
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A narrow street or walk, specif., a lane behind or alongside a row of buildings or between two rows of buildings that face on adjacent streets
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A visible mark, such as a footprint, made or left by the passage of a person, animal, or thing.
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(Mostly local usage) The expressway that surrounds another city.
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A transportation charge, as for a bus.
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Passage is moving through something, being granted permission to move through something or an enclosed area that you must move through to get to somewhere else.
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A road or path other than the main one, esp. one not used very much; side road; bypath
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An alley between buildings
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A crossroads (place where one road crosses another)
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An outside piece taken from a log or timber when sawing it into boards, planks, etc.
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(US) A dual carriageway
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A visionary plan or project
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(Sussex) the South Downs Way
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A walk or way for the use of people on foot, as in a park or garden
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A way, path, or channel of movement
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A roundabout way; deviation from a direct way
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A person or thing that feeds
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A situation that is so difficult that no progress can be made; a deadlock or a stalemate:
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The definition of a journey is a trip from one place to another.
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(Chiefly UK) A paved footpath, especially at the side of a road.
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A hill with a pointed summit.
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Portage is defined as the act of carrying or transporting, or payment for carrying, or carrying small boats over land between two bodies of water.
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(Figuratively) A procedure conducted or bullied in haste without due consideration.
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A track, consisting of parallel rails, over which wheeled vehicles such as trains may travel.
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A sheltered offshore anchorage area for ships.
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A road or path; often specifically a highway.
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(Chiefly US) A road for high speed traffic; an expressway.
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(Railways) The permanent way; the rails.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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(--- Sports) The ball or puck as it is propelled:
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A highway without toll charges
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A road open at both ends or connecting one area with another; a highway or main street.
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A gate or bar set across a road to stop carriages, animals, and sometimes people, until a toll is paid; a tollgate.
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An unobstructed area of land or water:
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Alternative spelling of high road.
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A narrow strip of landscaped earth in the middle of a street.
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Any one of the system of thick-walled blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
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A series of spans or arches used to carry a road or railroad over a wide valley or over other roads or railroads.
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A passage underneath something, especially a section of road that passes under another road or a railroad.
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A paved highway.
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The act or technique of laying pavement.
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A path alongside a canal or river, originally for horses towing barges, now more often used as a footpath
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A divided highway for through traffic, with full or partial control of access and generally with overpasses or underpasses at intersections
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A road, for the use of which a toll must be paid; a turnpike
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A path made by repeated use of the same land.
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A mark, footprint, scent, etc. left by a person, animal, or thing that has passed
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A strip prepared for travel
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A secondary road used to avoid turnpikes and expressways
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A strip prepared for travel
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A strip prepared for travel
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The definition of an interstate is one highway in a network of highways that connect the 48 connected United States.
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A strip prepared for travel
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A strip prepared for travel
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A thing that checks motion, as a brake on the wheel of a carriage
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Used other than as an idiom: see main,"Ž drag.
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A drawing or diagram made to scale showing the structure or arrangement of something.
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Of or pertaining to a journey; viatic
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A road that affords access into and out of an area.
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A low tide in which the water recedes to a given level, rises, and then recedes again.
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(Nautical) A harbor, river, or offshore area that can accommodate a ship at anchor, either for quarantine, queuing, or discharge..
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A secondary road, a little used road, a road through rural areas sometimes used as alternate to main roads.
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A road that passes around something, such as a residential area
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General course of action or conduct in life, or in a particular part of it.
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A flat open stretch of pavement or grass, especially one designed as a promenade along a shore.
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A roller coaster, Ferris wheel, or other thing to ride, as at an amusement park
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(Chess, Checkers, etc.) The act of moving, or a player's turn to move
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A passage, roadway, or bridge that crosses above another roadway or thoroughfare.
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A road over which the post, or mail, is or formerly was carried
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A road less frequented than a highway; a byway.
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