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Princeton's WordNet

  1. roads, roadsteadnoun

    a partly sheltered anchorage

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  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 the word road.

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

    Submitted by MaryC on January 20, 2016  

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  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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of roads in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of roads in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of roads in a Sentence

  1. Robert Frost:

    Two roads diverged in a wood and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

  2. Mona Barhouma:

    The roads are closed, the villages are all but empty, i don't even know where my polling station is.

  3. Henry Kirimania:

    Nairobi looks so beautiful this morning. No traffic jams, just squeaky clean roads complete with potted plants.

  4. Jay Inslee:

    I encourage everyone to stay off the roads if possible.

  5. Diane Baxter:

    We left our run a little bit too late to get out and the roads were blocked, but we felt we needed to stay and protect the house anyway, we just feel at this time in our life we needed to stay with our home.

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