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an interior passageway towards the back of a building
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How to use back passage in a sentence
Through a back passage, which led into the paddock behind the house, they saw the butcher leading a lamb.The Parent's Assistant|Maria Edgeworth
The dark Toison d'Or was merely a back passage used principally by the tradespeople for the delivery of supplies.Cleek, the Master Detective|Thomas W. Hanshew
There is no back passage by which any one could have descended while the party proceeded up stairs.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
I passed unconcernedly through the house and took a seat in the back passage, and awaited events.The Memories of Fifty Years|William H. Sparks
In this condition—entering from the back passage—Burma Naik found him.A Noble Queen (Volume II of III)|Philip Meadows Taylor