wayside

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈweɪsaɪd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈweɪˌsaɪd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(wāsīd′)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
way•side /ˈweɪˌsaɪd/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. land, or a small strip of land, along a road or highway.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
way•side  (wāsīd′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the side of the way;
    land immediately adjacent to a road, highway, path, etc.;
    roadside.

adj. 
  1. being, situated, or found at or along the wayside:a wayside inn.
  • 1350–1400; Middle English; see way1, side1

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
wayside /ˈweɪˌsaɪd/ n
  1. the side or edge of a road
  2. (modifier) situated by the wayside: a wayside inn
  3. fall by the waysideto cease or fail to continue doing something: of the nine starters, three fell by the wayside
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