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Park Avenue

a wide street in New York City traditionally associated with luxurious residential and professional buildings, fashionable living, and high society. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The room, which was furnished with tolerable taste, gave on Park Avenue where she resided.

    The Paliser case Edgar Saltus
  • In Park Avenue that night there was no dramatic father in waiting.

    The Paliser case Edgar Saltus
  • What a sensation it would make drawn up in front of—Mrs. Percifer's, for instance, in Park Avenue!

  • There she tried to engage a taxi-cab to take her up to Park Avenue.

    Find the Woman Arthur Somers Roche
  • A question to Fay brought the information that they were on Park Avenue.

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Park Avenue in Culture

Park Avenue definition

A fashionable residential street in Manhattan.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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