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lovers' lane

noun
1.
a secluded lane, road, or parking area sought out by lovers for its privacy.
Origin of lovers' lane
1880-1885
An Americanism dating back to 1880-85
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lovers' lane

A secluded road or area sought out by lovers seeking privacy. For example, The police loved to embarrass youngsters parked in lovers' lane. [ Late 1800s ]
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