rocky road


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rocky road (to something)

The difficult, troubled, or uneven journey or development (to some status, position, or result). In the interview, she discusses her childhood, her inspirations, and the rocky road to presidency. The film's rocky road leading to its release has been the subject of much speculation and concern from fans.
See also: road, rocky

rocky road

a difficult period of time. Bob's been going down quite a rocky road since his divorce.
See also: road, rocky
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About an hour's ride over a rough, rocky road, half flooded with water, and through a forest of oaks of Bashan, brought us to Dan.
Entrepreneur and budding baker Faten Amin is on the Rocky Road to success with a chocolate-inspired recipe that has created a huge culinary snack stir across the island.
JEFF HENDRICK says Ireland are willing to take the rocky road to Russia.
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BRUMMIE baker Kath Ryan has revealed how Prince William is a huge fan of her Rocky Road cakes - and wrote her a letter, telling her so
This week on the Ticket, our 2016 presidential podcast: KUT's Ben Philpott and The Texas Tribune's Jay Root discuss Donald Trump's rocky road as he transitions from GOP primary candidate to Republican nominee.
Hotel Chocolat Rocky Road Extra Thick Easter Egg, PS27 for 500g (Hotel Chocolat) Hotel Chocolat's eggs are legendary, and this rocky road version is no exception.
INGREDIENTS: 8oz digestive biscuits 6oz marshmallows 8oz dark chocolate 2oz syrup 4oz butter 6 Creme Eggs Icing sugar for dusting The beauty of Rocky Road is you can put anything in it
His rocky road to adulthood and the specifics of growing a child with autism make for informative as well as lively reading, highly recommended for any parent of an autistic child.
It has been a rocky road to stardom FORJOSEPH since he became a household name here in 2005 when he and sister Donna represented Ireland at Eurovision.
2 ROCKY ROAD I've only ever seen these rocky roads in this student union shop at Potterow in Edinburgh.
The Rocky Road of Love" is a witty, allegorical tale about a marriage relationship that can be enjoyed by both children and adults.
Adelmo hailed from Barga in Tuscany and his occasionally rocky road to riches - via an internment camp on the Isle Of Man during World War II - is also the story of Italian immigration to Great Britain.
There were many different flavour hot chocolates to choose from, including tempting caramel and rocky road.
Just another stumble down the rocky road of sanctions