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roadside

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noun road·side \ˈrōd-ˌsīd\

Simple Definition of roadside

  • : the land that is along a road : the area beside a road

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of roadside

  1. :  the strip of land along a road :  the side of a road

roadside adjective

Examples of roadside in a sentence

  1. a hamburger stand on the roadside



1744

First Known Use of roadside

1744


ROADSIDE Defined for Kids

roadside

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noun road·side \ˈrōd-ˌsīd\

Definition of roadside for Students

  1. :  the strip of land beside a road





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