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Synonyms for alley

Synonyms for alley

a narrow street with walls on both sides

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a lane down which a bowling ball is rolled toward pins

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He saw now that there were what might be called streets or alleys, but they ran in baffling turns and twists, nor ever reached a destination, always ending in a dead wall where some Wieroo had built a house across them.
The streets and alleys were short and crooked and there were many areas where buildings had been wedged in so closely that no light could possibly reach the lowest tiers, the entire surface of the ground being packed solidly with them.
He glanced over into the vacant lot in which the little raving boys from Devil's Row seethed about the shrieking and tearful child from Rum Alley.
For a day or two the place looked so like an overflowed Arkansas town, because of its currentless waters laving the very doorsteps of all the houses, and the cluster of boats made fast under the windows, or skimming in and out of the alleys and by-ways, that I could not get rid of the impression that there was nothing the matter here but a spring freshet, and that the river would fall in a few weeks and leave a dirty high-water mark on the houses, and the streets full of mud and rubbish.
The Institutes approached Byrd Alley in 2011 to develop the social platform for insurance professionals.
That distinction is brought home regarding an alley in downtown Little Rock that recently drew special attention at City Hall.
Mollimar alley - between Mollimar and Regal Road from Stratford Drive to Cloister Way
Instead of the neglected, unpaved, pothole-filled alley before him, Luers envisioned a lane transformed by pourous paving stones and native plants.
8220;Uptown Alley and Birkdale Country Club are local businesses committed to helping their community, and we are pleased to be the charity of choice for this event,” says Katy Sawyer, Executive Director of the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation.
Alley dressed her diminished curves in a form-fitting black mini skirt and leather jacket at the promotional event for her new book, "The Art of Men (I Prefer Mine al Dente)," at a Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles.
Frates ended up with not just one tornado alley, but four (see map).
The very first mention of a bowling alley in the Clinton Directory was Charles F.
The project revealed that in addition to Tornado Alley, there is also a Dixie Alley, a Hoosier Alley, and a Carolina Alley (see map, right).
Reuben Alley succeeded Pitt's twenty-one-year tenure with his own thirty-three-year stint as editor of the Religious Herald (1937-1970).
The incident involving Alley and Ted Volynets locking lips has shocked many as she is rumoured to be romancing her own dance partner on the same show.