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noun as in alley

noun as in back road

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If you get one more ride per day because you move the scooter 50 meters or 100 meters, maybe out of the alleyway, maybe from the departure side of the Metro station to the arrival side of the Metro station, that’s a huge win for a shared operator.

With an accurate map of Rocinha, the city could more easily provide access to public services such as water and waste collection, improve alleyways, and create plazas and public places.

Green started running up East Avenue, before turning left into an alleyway past the town library that took him to Railroad Avenue, where he collapsed in front of an abandoned Timberline store.

“Meander through the alleyways and laneways, and you can find these beautiful moments that feel like they’re just for the locals,” Lee says.

In 2015, Nehad was confronted by a police officer, Neal Browder, in an alleyway in the Midway district.

“This is a very typical street of the times,” Erik says, as we look at the bones of a few other past-bordellos in the alleyway.

After sneaking through a tunnel, the mark emerges in an alleyway.

When the fourth shell comes down, nervous onlookers usher us across the street into another alleyway.

As they began to chase him down an alleyway, Diaz ran toward the front of an apartment building.

Moments later, police caught up with two teens about two blocks away in a Pasadena alleyway.

Like a hurt animal, half crawling, knowing only the base instinct of self preservation, he tried for that delivery alleyway.

Two bedsteads, with a narrow alleyway between, occupied half the interior.

The street Tom followed was lined with tall tenements and ended in little more than an alleyway.

As he reached the second landing of the escape he saw Merrick turn the corner of the alleyway and disappear on the street beyond.

Then the youth got down on his hands and knees and looked over the edge of the tenement, on the alleyway side.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to alleyway, such as: lane, passageway, path, pathway, walk, and back street.

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