Thesaurus / back street
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From there we worked round the back street to Ryan's stable, McCalmont keeping up his baby-talk for the sake of passing strangers.
Now this is what really happens to the man on the back street, as well as to the bookseller on the principal thoroughfare.
The cottages which face this back street command least rent, and are most neglected.
THE CONDITION OF THE WORKING-CLASS IN ENGLAND IN 1844FREDERICK ENGELS
Securing his horse, Rathburn rode swiftly around a back street to a small barn on the edge of the desert.
THE COYOTEJAMES ROBERTS
From Rubempr we moved to Albert, where we were billeted in a small house on a back street.
THE GREAT WAR AS I SAW ITFREDERICK GEORGE SCOTT
"There is Mr. Hill coming along the back street on Daniel," she said, pausing.
HORACE CHASECONSTANCE FENIMORE WOOLSON
I found my old schoolfellow in bed in a room over an oil-shop in a back street at the foot of Highgate Hill.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
Mary Makebelieve lived with her mother in a small room at the very top of a big, dingy house in a Dublin back street.
MARY, MARYJAMES STEPHENS
Jinnie chose a back street leading to the lower end of the town.
ROSE O'PARADISEGRACE MILLER WHITE
Taking a back street, we avoided meeting them, and just as darkness was falling, rode into our camp some twelve miles distant.
THE OUTLETANDY ADAMS
WORDS RELATED TO BACK STREET
- back street
- main drag
- parking lot
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