ROAD


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Related to ROAD: Road transport, road test
AcronymDefinition
ROADRoadway Express (stock symbol)
ROADRouting and Addressing Group
ROADReversible Obstructive Airway Disease
ROADRetired On Active Duty
ROADRadiology, Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology and Dermatology
ROADReorganization Objective Army Divisions
ROADRural Ontario Anarchist Development (Canada)
ROADRecherche Opérationnelle et Aide à la Décision (French)
ROADReading Opens All Doors
ROADRebel Outlaw Autoduelists (gaming)
References in classic literature ?
"I can't take you, sir, if you're not going towards Tottenham Court Road," said the driver civilly, when I opened the cab door.
You must take the right road to get to Butterfield."
The road for the French from Vienna to Znaim was shorter and better than the road for the Russians from Krems to Znaim.
Close to the road, on their left, was a roofless house, and a family of children crying underneath a tarpaulin shelter.
'This road doesn't give him a chance--it's too snowy,' said Vasili Andreevich, who prided himself on his good horse.
She had often been, with her mistress, to visit some connections, in the little village of T , not far from the Ohio river, and knew the road well.
Another fellow now came up, and asked which way the gentlemen were going; of which being informed by Jones, he first scratched his head, and then leaning upon a pole he had in his hand, began to tell him, "That he must keep the right-hand road for about a mile, or a mile and a half, or such a matter, and then he must turn short to the left, which would bring him round by Measter Jin Bearnes's."--"But which is Mr John Bearnes's?" says Jones.
At the bend of the road the leaders appeared again, swinging wide on the curve, the wheelers flashed into view, and the light two-seated rig; then the whole affair straightened out and thundered down upon them across a narrow plank-bridge.
On that road we heard the song of morning stars; we drank in fragrances aerial and sweet as a May mist; we were rich in gossamer fancies and iris hopes; our hearts sought and found the boon of dreams; the years waited beyond and they were very fair; life was a rose-lipped comrade with purple flowers dripping from her fingers.
Four or five of them obeyed at once, two remaining on the road with the formidable beggar.
By half past eight, when the Deputation was destroyed, there may have been a crowd of three hundred people or more at this place, besides those who had left the road to approach the Martians nearer.
I charge myself with him; let him remain with me; I will take care of him, and set him on his road. He wishes to see the fine world--the King, the Queen, and Court; let him see them on Sunday."