- Informal. the body of an animal killed on a road by a motor vehicle.
Origin of road kill
Examples from the Web for road kill
Contemporary Examples of road kill
American society celebrates wealthy television personalities like Rowe, not trash collectors and road-kill removers.Mike Rowe: ‘Dirty Jobs’ Host Says He Did Not Endorse Mitt Romney
October 11, 2012
“A moderate is nothing but road-kill in the Senate right now,” he says.Democratic Sen. Mark Warner Defies Party to Engage GOP on a Deficit deal
December 28, 2011
Word Origin and History for road kill
animal killed by vehicular traffic, 1972; the figurative sense is from 1992.