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road trip

A lengthy journey to some destination traveled exclusively by car, especially when the journey itself is part of the appeal. I've always wanted to go on a road trip from coast to coast, but none of my friends have ever been interested. We were all set for our road trip to the Grand Canyon when the engine on my car suddenly gave out.
See also: road, trip

roadtrip

n. a sudden trip in a car. (Sometimes yelled, Roadtrip! to indicate an impending jaunt in an automobile.) “Roadtrip!” hollered Ken. “We’re gonna go out and get some dames!”
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With traffic management data analysts estimating that drivers in the UAE spend between 50-80 hours per year in rush-hour traffic, solutions like the charge mount can help the Emirates' population to stay rapidly, safely, and comfortably charged while on their roadtrips.
for endless roadtrips. For the mom who craves a weekend getaway, there's the Carry-On Duffle Bag, filled with exterior and interior pockets, perfect for an overnight trip.
All-in-all, the new Model 3 is great for roadtrips that are mostly long drives and travels from place to place.
I take roadtrips and look at what locals are doing with a vegetable or ingredient that's particular to a place, like the hazelnut oil from Oregon hazelnut orchards, or saba [vinegar] from grapes in Sonoma.
Well now you don't have to - this superb best of guarantees instant sunny evening roadtrips (big floppy hats and oversized sunglasses optional).
But they are determined to re-kindle the flame with romantic roadtrips and cozy dinners.
Cary Woods' Independent Pictures has snapped up one teen comedy spoof from Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer, and Columbia just bought the spec "Ten Things I Hate About Clueless Roadtrips When I Can't Hardly Wait to Be Kissed" from Phil Beauman and Buddy Johnson.
An additional benefit is the bonding that occurs between teammates and coaches during extensive roadtrips.
Many young activists are notable for being tirelessly involved in all sorts of issues; they go to meetings, organize information campaigns, participate in rallies, support community institutions, listen to political music and go to the shows - both in town and when roadtrips are required - stay in friendly and informative contact with young activists across the country and around the world, create direct actions, and much more.
Students can also request for a Roadtrip Nation green RV to visit their campus, to have a first-hand experience.
Brian leads more than 350 college campus programs and Roadtrip opportunities across the country.
The Roadtrip Nation Experience curriculum has reached about 150,000 students and includes a set of 24 interactive lessons which are a mix of multi-media content and project-based activities.
I could go my own way and be happy," explained Yovani, a student who experienced the Roadtrip Nation curriculum and plans to attend community college and study management and business.
In 2009, SPEC Associates conducted an independent evaluation of Roadtrip Nation's curriculum and its impact on students.
Fifty-three percent of students said they felt interested in their classwork after Roadtrip Nation curriculum, compared with 38 percent beforehand.