What does roadside mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wayside, roadsidenoun

    edge of a way or road or path

    "flowers along the wayside"


  1. roadsidenoun

    The area on either side of a road.

  2. roadsideadjective

    Located next to (beside) a road.

  3. Etymology: From road + side.


  1. roadside

    Roadside generally refers to the area or strip of land alongside a road or highway. It often includes shoulders, ditches, sidewalks, verges, planting strips, or bicycle lanes, but does not include the road or carriageway itself. It's the space between the boundary line of a roadway and the adjacent property lines.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Roadsidenoun

    land adjoining a road or highway; the part of a road or highway that borders the traveled part. Also used ajectively

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of roadside in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of roadside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of roadside in a Sentence

  1. Mie Watanabe:

    The fact that we do n’t know if roadside spectators will be allowed is a big problem for us – it means some of our preparations wo n’t be needed.

  2. Captain Farah Nur:

    A roadside bomb hit one of our military pick-ups. So far we know three soldiers died.

  3. Frank Sifeu:

    People up in the mountains, in the rainforest area, they will bring down food and sell it on the roadside or at the market and we will buy some.

  4. Alan Hess:

    Critics hated this populist, roadside commercial California architecture.

  5. Ali Nur:

    A roadside bomb targeted an AU vehicle as the AU convoy passed in the outskirts of Marka today. We do not know details about casualties.

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