MEANING: noun: A partly sheltered stretch of water near the shore where ships can anchor. Also called roads.

ETYMOLOGY: From Old English rad (riding, journey on horseback) + Old English stede (place). Earliest documented use: 1351.

ROAD STEAM - when a sunshower interrupts a hot summer day

ROADSTER AD - Get your Chevrolet today!

ROAD STRAD - the violin Josh Bell took to play on tour