A journey, or stage of a journey.
- An open, generally public way for the passage of vehicles, people, and animals.
- The surface of a road; a roadbed.
- A course or path: the road to riches.
- A railroad.
- Nautical A roadstead. Often used in the plural.
- down the road In the future; at a later date.
- on the road On tour, as a theatrical company.
- on the road Traveling, especially as a salesperson.
- on the road Wandering, as a vagabond.