Byroad By"road`, n. A private or obscure road. ``Through slippery byroads'' --Swift. [1913 Webster]

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  • byroad — [bī′rōd΄] n. a road that is not a main road * * * by·road (bīʹrōd ) n. See byway. * * * …   Universalium

  • byroad — [bī′rōd΄] n. a road that is not a main road …   English World dictionary

  • byroad — UK [ˈbaɪˌrəʊd] / US [ˈbaɪˌroʊd] noun [countable] Word forms byroad : singular byroad plural byroads a quiet minor road …   English dictionary

  • byroad — noun Date: 1665 byway …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • byroad — noun A road less frequented than a highway; a byway …   Wiktionary

  • byroad — by|road [ baı,roud ] noun count a quiet minor road …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • byroad — n. secondary or little known road, byway, side road …   English contemporary dictionary

  • byroad — noun a minor road …   English new terms dictionary

  • byroad — /ˈbaɪroʊd/ (say buyrohd) noun a side road …   Australian English dictionary

  • byroad — An obscure or neighborhood road, not used to any great extent by the public, yet so far a public road that the public have of right free access to it at all times. A byway …   Black's law dictionary

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