[ al-uh-wey ]
/ ˈæl əˌweɪ /
a hamlet in SW Scotland, near Ayr: birthplace of Robert Burns.
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How to use Alloway in a sentence
Alloway's face settled into a defiant frown, but his eyes met mine once, and the swift look he gave me was full of curiosity.
"Suppose we try this hulking fellow here, colonel," said Belfort to the commandant, pointing to Alloway.
"I can't imagine that they have come to this place for bright company," said Alloway, grimly.
I was sure that Alloway had been concealed by John Desmond, and later on would slip out of the city.
British Dictionary definitions for Alloway
a village in Scotland, in South Ayrshire, S of Ayr: birthplace of Robert Burns
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