side road

noun

Definition of side road

  1. :  a smaller road off a main road

Examples of side road in a Sentence

  1. We like driving on side roads when we travel.

First Known Use of side road

1691


SIDE ROAD Defined for English Language Learners

side road

noun

Definition of side road for English Language Learners

  • : a smaller road that is connected to a main road

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