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On the Road

a novel (1957) by Jack Kerouac. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Slang definitions & phrases for On the Road

on the road

adverb phrase

Traveling from place to place with a show, musical program, etc (1870+ Show business)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Idioms and Phrases with On the Road

on the road

Traveling, as in Our salesmen are on the road five days a week. [ Mid-1600s ]
on the road to. On the way to, following a course that will end in. For example, We could see Mary was on the road to recovery, or The business obviously was on the road to ruin. [ Mid-1600s ]
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