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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.
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the rocky road to —

a difficult progression to something.
2001 Star So far A1 haven't put a foot wrong on the rocky road to superstardom.
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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.
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.
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.
We coconut possibly ignore this matter another second; we will take the rocky road to the nearest stand and we will espresso our support for this cause.
And with exercise playing a part in combating everything from osteoporosis and obesity to diabetes and heart disease, an entire generation of females could be on a rocky road to physical ruin.
Bradley and Stacey's big day finally arrives, and it's been a long and rocky road to the church.
Many children, from infants to preschoolers, even older, have difficulty navigating the rocky road to dreamland.
Are you related to the woman who comes in every day and gets a Rocky Road to go?
Recording radio waves from the region around a young star, astronomers have for the first time documented a key step in the rocky road to planethood: making pebbles.
Among the latest titles are "Lethal Seduction," with Melanie Griffith as a beautiful and charismatic attorney with a sideline in immigration fraud and murder, and "Brave New Girl," which is exec produced by Britney Spears, and focuses, natch, on an aspiring singer and her rocky road to stardom.
The Norfolk Virginia, native appeared on this March 1988 cover (shown below) sharing with readers his rocky road to success after teetering on the edge of failure.
John Gustafson, ClearSpeed's CTO of High Performance Computing will represent ClearSpeed on a panel discussing "The Rocky Road to Petaflop Computing" on Wednesday, September 27 from 10:00-10:50 a.
Now Shane McGowan and The Aftermath, above, have teamed up with their own version of the Rocky Road to keep spirits high.