• noun a rock group’s assistant, responsible for handling equipment and general tasks. The word is a short form of the portentous official title ‘road manager’.
  • noun beer. A shortened version of road brew or road sauce in preppie jargon. It is usually in the plural form.
  • noun an unattractive female. An expression used on campus in the USA since around 2000. It may be a shortened form of ‘road-kill’.