Definition of road crew in English:

road crew


  • 1A group of workers responsible for a train on the road, as opposed to those involved in switching, shunting, etc., in the yards.

  • 2A group of workers engaged in the construction or maintenance of roads.

  • 3A group of workers which accompanies a band or musician on tour and is responsible for sound, lighting, and equipment.


Late 19th century.