Definitions for roads

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. roads, roadstead(noun)

    a partly sheltered anchorage

Freebase

  1. Roads

    Roads is a short novel by author Seabury Quinn. It was published by Arkham House in 1948 in an edition of 2,137 copies. It was Arkham House's first illustrated book and the author's first hardcover. The story, in an unrevised edition, originally appeared in the January 1938 issue of Weird Tales magazine. Roads is a Christmas story that traces the origins of Santa Claus from the beginning of the Christian era. The story is split into three parts: ⁕"The Road to Bethlehem" ⁕"The Road to Calvary" ⁕"The Long, Long Road" Roads was reissued in 2005 by Red Jacket Press, as a fully authorized facsimile reproduction of the original Arkham House edition.

Editors Contribution

  1. roads

    Plural form of road.

    A number of roads leading onto the motorway all had their signage upgraded over the course of a year.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'roads' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2797

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'roads' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1616

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Hames:

    All roads lead to Mecca Bingo.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    You need new roads to discover new places!

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    For a haughty man, all roads lead to arrogance!

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Bridge shortens the roads; wisdom does the same!

  5. Chander Prakash Kaushik:

    Suhaag raat should be in the bedroom, not on roads.

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