an alley or lane.
a narrow passageway.
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How to use alleyway in a sentence
If you get one more ride per day because you move the scooter 50 meters or 100 meters, maybe out of the alleyway, maybe from the departure side of the Metro station to the arrival side of the Metro station, that’s a huge win for a shared operator.Shared scooters aren’t always where you need them. A U-Md. researcher has a plan for that. | Michael Laris | July 29, 2021 | Washington Post
With an accurate map of Rocinha, the city could more easily provide access to public services such as water and waste collection, improve alleyways, and create plazas and public places.Rio de Janeiro is making a digital map of one of Brazil’s largest favelas | Fábio Duarte, Carlo Ratti, Washington Fajardo | April 28, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Green started running up East Avenue, before turning left into an alleyway past the town library that took him to Railroad Avenue, where he collapsed in front of an abandoned Timberline store.Lauren Boebert’s tall tale about a man’s death that led her to pack heat | Glenn Kessler | March 12, 2021 | Washington Post
“Meander through the alleyways and laneways, and you can find these beautiful moments that feel like they’re just for the locals,” Lee says.Take a culinary journey with these new travel-inspired cookbooks | Jen Rose Smith | January 22, 2021 | Washington Post
In 2015, Nehad was confronted by a police officer, Neal Browder, in an alleyway in the Midway district.
“This is a very typical street of the times,” Erik says, as we look at the bones of a few other past-bordellos in the alleyway.Exploring the Darker Side of James Joyce’s Trieste | Jeff Campagna | January 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After sneaking through a tunnel, the mark emerges in an alleyway.‘Shadow Dancer’ Explores Post-Thatcher’s London During the Troubles | Marlow Stern | May 31, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
When the fourth shell comes down, nervous onlookers usher us across the street into another alleyway.Syria’s Christians Wary of Both Rebels and Assad Regime | Clare Morgana Gillis | October 17, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
As they began to chase him down an alleyway, Diaz ran toward the front of an apartment building.Amid Days of Riots, Residents Wonder If Anaheim is Most Dangerous Place on Earth | Maria Elena Fernandez | July 26, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Moments later, police caught up with two teens about two blocks away in a Pasadena alleyway.Another Trayvon Martin? Young, Unarmed, Black Teenager Shot by Cops in California | Christine Pelisek | April 1, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Like a hurt animal, half crawling, knowing only the base instinct of self preservation, he tried for that delivery alleyway.
Two bedsteads, with a narrow alleyway between, occupied half the interior.
The street Tom followed was lined with tall tenements and ended in little more than an alleyway.
As he reached the second landing of the escape he saw Merrick turn the corner of the alleyway and disappear on the street beyond.
Then the youth got down on his hands and knees and looked over the edge of the tenement, on the alleyway side.
British Dictionary definitions for alleyway
a narrow passage; alley
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