take to the road

take to the road
take to the road
1. To become a highwayman (archaic), or a tramp
2. To set off for, or travel to, somewhere
• • •
Main Entry:road

* * *

take to the road (or take the road)
set out on a journey or series of journeys

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • To take to the road — Road Road (r[=o]), n. [AS. r[=a]d a riding, that on which one rides or travels, a road, fr. r[=i]dan to ride. See {Ride}, and cf. {Raid}.] 1. A journey, or stage of a journey. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] With easy roads he came to Leicester. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • take to the road — start a journey, begin a voyage, set out …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To take the road — Road Road (r[=o]), n. [AS. r[=a]d a riding, that on which one rides or travels, a road, fr. r[=i]dan to ride. See {Ride}, and cf. {Raid}.] 1. A journey, or stage of a journey. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] With easy roads he came to Leicester. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Road of Kings —   The Road of Kings by …   Wikipedia

  • The Road to Paradiso — Album par Epica Sortie 2004 Durée 58:09 Genre Metal symphonique Label Transmission Records Liste …   Wikipédia en Français

  • The Road Not Taken — is a poem by Robert Frost, published in 1916 in his collection Mountain Interval . It is the first poem in the volume, and the first poem Frost had printed in italics. The title is often misremembered as The Road Less Traveled , from the… …   Wikipedia

  • The Genius Hits the Road — Album par Ray Charles Sortie Septembre 1960 Enregistrement 25 et 29 mars 1959 New York City Durée 33:37 Genre Rhythm and blues …   Wikipédia en Français

  • The End of the Road — (1958, revised 1967) is John Barth s second novel. It follows Jacob Horner as he deals with an extreme case of psychological paralysis. Plot summaryAfter some therapy with the extremist Doctor D, Horner gets a job as a grammar teacher at Wicomico …   Wikipedia

  • The Road Ahead; America's Creeping Revolution — is John T. Flynn s treatise on the infiltration of Socialism into the politics of the United States. First published in 1949, it had at least three printings totaling over 500,000 copies. Many of these were distributed by the Fighters For Freedom …   Wikipedia

  • The Road to Science Fiction — is a series of science fiction anthologies edited by American science fiction author, scholar and editor James Gunn. Written for use in the classroom to teach the evolution of science fiction literature, the series is now available as mass market …   Wikipedia

  • The Road Goes Ever On (song) — This article is about walking songs from The Lord of the Rings. For the song cycle, book, and recorded music, see The Road Goes Ever On. The Road Goes Ever On is a term that encompasses several walking songs that J. R. R. Tolkien wrote for his… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”