alley

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  • Info An alley or alleyway is a narrow lane, path, or passage way, often for pedestrians only, which usually runs between, behind, or within buildings in the older parts of towns and cities. more...
  • When he leaves the school grounds, three young men take him into an alley.
  • There are two alleys for the one block that dead-end into the house.
  • The field has base lines, power alleys, and be to center field.
  • However, as they reached the scene, they saw Alley's car leaving the area.
  • He walked by the side of the young people along the alleys. Cited from Liza, by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
  • Numbers were later assigned to the east-west streets and names to the alleys.
  • I turned down one of the dark alleys that led away, and soon was walking in the dark. Cited from The Door Through Space, by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • That is not the true power alley, but deep left-center.
  • The player then returns to the alley where open windows now show a female cat calling him.
  • The village also lies on a hill - this shows itself through the narrow alleys in the east of the village.
  • They met in an alley following an argument about a card game.
  • The former site of home plate has been painted in an alley.
  • The group is taken through the city to a back alley where prisoners are being held and executed.
  • On the walls, in houses, streets and alleys, the dead lay, in what numbers!
  • Most people had no idea what the dangers of the back alleys had been.
  • They allowed public rights-of-way for north-south streets, rights-of-way for east-west streets, and no alleys.
  • Inter cut are shots of her love interest making his way down the alleys.
  • The band are shown performing in the alley again, covered in black paint.
  • Such strange alleys do my thoughts run along when I am woolgathering in the field. Cited from Tell England, by Ernest Raymond
  • Every house, building, church, alley, and street was filled with the wounded and dying.
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Meaning of alley

  • noun A narrow street with walls on both sides