rocky road

Definition of rocky road

  1. :  a difficult time He knew he had a long rocky road ahead of him if he wanted to become a doctor.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  abounding in or consisting of rocks

    :  difficult to impress or affect :  insensitive

    :  firmly held :  steadfast

  1. :  unstable, wobbly

    :  physically upset or mentally confused (as from drinking excessively)

    :  marked by obstacles or problems :  difficult, rough

  1. :  roadstead

    :  an open way for vehicles, persons, and animals

    :  one lying outside of an urban district :  highway

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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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