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back street

noun as in alley

noun as in back road

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Example Sentences

His carriage was brought round to a private door, in a back street; and Ripperda was at last persuaded to enter it.

Philip Burr led them into a back street, where his own handsome automobile was placed at their service.

Personally, he was subjected to no further annoyance, and soon forgot that unpleasant experience in the back-street.

That means the frontage will have to be in the little back street behind, on the shady side.

The journalists melted away, and Foyle presently found himself in a dingy back street where the local police station was situated.


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On this page you'll find 192 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to back street, such as: alleyway, lane, passageway, path, pathway, and walk.

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