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n. 1 (plural of road English) 2 (context nautical occasionally in the singular English) A roadstead.


n. a partly sheltered anchorage [syn: roadstead]

Roads (novel)

Roads is a short novel by author Seabury Quinn. It was published by Arkham House in 1948 in an edition of 2,137 copies. It was Arkham House's first illustrated book and the author's first hardcover.

The story, in an unrevised edition, originally appeared in the January 1938 issue of Weird Tales magazine.

Roads is a Christmas story that traces the origins of Santa Claus from the beginning of the Christian era.

The story is split into three parts:

  • "The Road to Bethlehem"
  • "The Road to Calvary"
  • "The Long, Long Road"

Roads was reissued in 2005 by Red Jacket Press, as a fully authorized facsimile reproduction of the original Arkham House edition.

Roads (band)

Roads is a Canadian pop rock band from Montreal. Their debut album, Remember Today (produced by Scott Moffatt), is set to launch on October 26, 2010.

Roads (Chris Mann album)

Roads is the debut studio album by American recording artist Chris Mann, released on October 30, 2012, by Universal Republic. Mann participated in the season two of the singing reality show The Voice, ultimately placing fourth, but being the first of the second season to release an album. The album was produced by Keith Thomas, Marco Marinangeli, Marius de Vries, Walter Afanasieff and others.

"Roads" is a vocal pop, classical crossover and traditional pop album, with covers from Lady Antebellum, Damien Rice, Coldplay and Frank Sinatra, as well as new songs. It also features classic covers, such as " Always on My Mind" and " Ave Maria". The album also features vocals from his coach on The Voice, the American recording artist Christina Aguilera.

Roads (Lawson song)

"Roads" is the first single by British pop rock band Lawson from their self-titled EP. The song was released in the United Kingdom on 31 May 2015, via Polydor Records. It debuted and peaked at number 11 on the UK Singles Chart. It also became their first single to not chart in the Republic of Ireland.

Usage examples of "roads".

As they passed through the entrance, Roads noted the tingling, skin-crawling sensation of security scanners, electromagnetic fingers that reached through their clothes to search for the telltale shapes of concealed weapons.

Short but solid, Roads used his weight plus the occasional elbow to clear a way through the crowd.

The MSA break-in tended to overshadow the other thefts, but Roads knew them all by heart.

The only vehicles allowed on the roads were those performing the work of the Mayoralty.

From the top of the stairs, she could only see two or three metres across the room below, and Roads obscured much of that.

She could see no-one, nor anything to suggest that Roads had been that way recently.

As it lightened further to yellow, then blue, Roads started to feel tired.

Along the way, Roads passed cyclists and pedestrians enjoying the first few minutes of the new day, while occasional flashes of light reflecting off Rosette cabs gliding along active tracks highlighted the movement of people on their way to or from work.

Sunlight flashing in mirror-tinted glass brought Roads k to the present.

Had Roads been asked to guess an age, he would have started at thirty and worked his way up - but not too far.

Keen to pursue the distraction from his own misery, Roads encouraged the conversation.

The cellar was cool but crowded, and considerably ore ordered than when Roads had last seen it.

This fact seemed ificant, but Roads was too tired to think it through t then.

It was personal, between the Mole and As long as nothing was taken or damaged, Roads prepared to tolerate the occasional intrusion.

Sooner or later, he knew, Roads would emerge, and only then would he have to decide what to do.