relief road

noun

Definition of relief road

British
:a road that can be used to avoid a busy area, another road with heavy traffic, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

relief play
  1. : a payment made by a male feudal tenant to his lord on succeeding to an inherited estate

  2. : removal or lightening of something oppressive, painful, or distressing

  3. : welfare

  1. : providing relief

  2. : characterized by surface inequalities

  3. : of or used in letterpress

road play
  1. : roadstead

  2. : an open way for vehicles, persons, and animals

  3. : roadbed


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