high road

noun
|Updated on: 29 Jul 2018

Definition of high road

1 : highway
2 : the easiest course
3 : an ethical course

Examples of high road in a Sentence

  1. hair-raising tales of outlaws who ambushed coaches traveling the high roads

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First Known Use of high road

1613

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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Definition of high road for English Language Learners

  • : a main road



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