Definitions

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  • n. A lesser road leading off a main road.

Etymologies

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side +‎ road

Examples

  • The sideroad name survives in Clarke Side Road also known as Clarke Road in London.

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  • Continuing east along the highway you soon reach the sideroad on the left (north) to Teotitlan del Valle, a town to which early Dominican missionaries introduced sheep - and wool.

    The Oaxaca Valley: a week's adventures in a single day...

  • After the gate guards cleared us, the bus turned into a sideroad that wound down off the main road and ended up entering a big driveway that wound up a hill, passed a very military-looking building, painted white-flesh white with olive drab trimmings all topped with a steeple with a cross on top; Jesus, a church right here in the middle of this army base.

    Kill or Be Killed

  • Come with me for unomomento, a sideroad, as I see Second Life, and the forums as a subset of it, like a psychological test.

    Explain the Pain and You'll Have Much to Gain! - SLOG

  • But at the moment, we were deep in the Yucatan jungle, on a sideroad to seemingly nowhere.

    The Umbrella

  • And curious—on a sideroad, there is an old billboard in Oak Grove showing Lisse Livingston and Toy LaFollette.

    First thoughts on the SLCC - SLOG

  • And before the superego could react, the truck was pulled onto a sideroad, waiting for traffic to thin so's we could turn around.

    grouse Diary Entry

  • It wasn't until Tuesday afterwon, after spending a couple of hours studying for her exams, that Ali was free once more to follow the sideroad that led up to Tony's place.

    Greenmantle

  • Just before we got to Caestre we ran into the Royal Montreal Regiment halted on the road, and I saw a horseman riding along a sideroad waving his hand.

    "The Red Watch" With the First Canadian Division in Flanders

  • Half way back I whirled my car into a rough sideroad just as the left hand rear tire went out with a roar.

    Highways in Hiding

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