Synonyms for roadroʊd

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms and antonyms for the word road

Princeton's WordNet

  1. road, route(noun)

    an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation

    Synonyms:
    route, itinerary, path, road

  2. road(noun)

    a way or means to achieve something

    Synonyms:
    route

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. road

    Wherever there is room for one object to pass another there is a way. A road (originally a rideway) is a prepared way for traveling with horses or vehicles, always the latter unless the contrary is expressly stated; a way suitable to be traversed only by foot-passengers or by animals is called a path, bridle-path, or track; as, the roads in that country are mere bridle-paths. A road may be private; a highway or highroad is public, highway being a specific name for a road legally set apart for the use of the public forever; a highway may be over water as well as over land. A route is a line of travel, and may be over many roads. A street is in some center of habitation, as a city, town, or village; when it passes between rows of dwellings the country road becomes the village street. An avenue is a long, broad, and imposing or principal street. Track is a word of wide signification; we speak of a goat-track on a mountain-side, a railroad-track, a race-track, the track of a comet; on a traveled road the line worn by regular passing of hoofs and wheels in either direction is called the track. A passage is between any two objects or lines of enclosure, a pass commonly between mountains. A driveway is within enclosed grounds, as of a private residence. A channel is a waterway. A thoroughfare is a way through; a road or street temporarily or permanently closed at any point ceases for such time to be a thoroughfare. Compare AIR; DIRECTION.

    Synonyms:
    alley, avenue, bridle-path, channel, course, driveway, highroad, highway, lane, pass, passage, passageway, path, pathway, roadway, route, street, thoroughfare, track, way

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ROAD

    Synonyms:
    Renoprotection of Optimal Antiproteinuric Doses

Translation

Find a translation for the road synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these road synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"road." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 16 Apr. 2014. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/road>.

Are we missing a good synonym for road?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Synonyms & Antonyms


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for road: