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noun as in street; path

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I wish I could be writing to you under better circumstances, but unfortunately those avenues have closed up.

The owner of the original video of the “dead cops” chant told me it was taken on 32nd Street between 5th and Madison avenues.

They were racing toward the corner of Tompkins and Myrtle avenues with Johnson at the wheel when another call came over the radio.

It has been incredible to explore so many artistic avenues when it comes to having a dialogue about a very serious disease.

Artillery fire could be heard in Avtozavodsky district, on Chernyshevskogo and Putin avenues in downtown Grozny.

This apparition made its appearance in the dark evenings in the churchyard, and in several avenues about the place.

Not only is the garden full of such magnificent specimens, but there are beautiful avenues of them round the town.

One saw its offspring in the troops of thin white souls that hurry, like ghosts, down the avenues of Life.

She plunged back along one of the converging avenues, yielding to the fascination of green alleys leading one knows not whither.

The blank maze of tree trunks began to unravel into moss-strewn avenues.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to avenues, such as: entrance, boulevard, thoroughfare, route, promenade, and channel.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.