a street in New York City that is a center of the advertising and public relations industries and that has become a symbol of their attitudes, methods, and practices.
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How to use Madison Avenue in a sentence
We’re signing up for a new office on Madison Avenue that’s 40,000 square feet so can accommodate the whole business.‘It’s taking a whole village to plan’: Who is calling the shots on what the return to offices looks like? | Jessica Davies | May 10, 2021 | Digiday
Their stories will be anonymous but will show the American people that racism is alive and well on Madison Avenue.
Madison Avenue became “Dolly Madison Avenue” after a determined woman scaled the street sign to make this correction.Women's Equality Day Is a Reminder That the Fight for Women’s Rights Didn’t End With the 19th Amendment | Leandra Zarnow | August 26, 2020 | Time
Tom Cruise, Robert De Niro, Madonna, Tom Hanks and Gwyneth Paltrow are among those who have eaten at 960 Madison Avenue.
In LA, Don is an outsider; a Madison Avenue interloper; an encumbrance.What's Happened to Don Draper? Why Everyone’s Favorite ‘Mad Men’ Stud Needs His Mojo Back | Lizzie Crocker | April 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Victoire de Castellane, Precious Objects, will be on view at Gagosian Gallery, 980 Madison Avenue, until April 5, 2014.Victoire de Castellane’s ‘Precious Objects’ at the Gagosian Gallery | Erin Cunningham | March 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Visually, these works blend perfectly throughout the three floors of the New York flagship store on Madison Avenue.
Early photographic works by the legendary actor and director are on view now at Gagosian Madison Avenue.Dennis Hopper’s ‘Lost Album’ Displayed in Original Form at Gagosian New York | Isabel Wilkinson | May 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
If he hunts up my address on Madison Avenue, the hall boy will send him there.The Ghost Breaker | Charles Goddard
“Chief,” said the operative as they reached the sidewalk and turned toward Madison Avenue.Whispering Wires | Henry Leverage
Now Madison Avenue is a fashionable street, and the name produced an impression on the first clerk.Helping Himself | Horatio Alger
He still owned his house in Madison Avenue, but that would have to go to settle with his creditors.The Lion and The Mouse | Charles Klein
A change is instantly made from the humble abode to a mansion on Fifth or Madison Avenue.Lights and Shadows of New York Life | James D. McCabe
British Dictionary definitions for Madison Avenue
a street in New York City: a centre of American advertising and public-relations firms and a symbol of their attitudes and methods
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Cultural definitions for Madison Avenue
A street in Manhattan on which many advertising and public relations firms have offices.
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