Definition of roading in English:

roading

noun

  • 1The surface of a road especially with regard to its material.

  • 2The action or process of building a road or roads; provision of roads. Now chiefly NZ.

  • 3Specifically. The construction of purpose-built ways through forest areas for the harvesting of timber.

Origin

Late 18th century (in an earlier sense). Partly from road + -ing, and probably partly from road + -ing.

Pronunciation

roading

/ˈrəʊdɪŋ/