Usage examples for avenue

  1. I once took walks down Fifth Avenue when making a visit in town, and I would be perfectly happy if I could do so every day. – A Day Of Fate by E. P. Roe
  2. Life was very pleasant under the Christmas sun up on the avenue – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  3. We were walking home, all of us, along Fifth Avenue that winter afternoon. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  4. In the dusk there was something sinister about the aspect of the street, and she hastened back toward Fifth Avenue – The Early Short Fiction of Edith Wharton, Part 2 (of 10) by Edith Wharton
  5. No avenue of thought led to comfort, there was no comfort anywhere. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  6. He walked up Broadway instead of Fifth Avenue – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  7. They are just beyond the avenue on the side of the hill. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. Aurora rose and softly closed the door which, when open, made an avenue for sound from her room to Estelle's. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  9. Then putting on his hat, he stole softly from the house and down the avenue – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
  10. I watched him down the avenue wondering at his strange silence. – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. It remained for Wilbur Cowan to bring Sharon into the game by another avenue – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  12. We would like to move forward on the twenty- story building on Third Avenue – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  13. And Beauchamp without a word marched down the long avenue white as a ghost, and looking at nobody. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  14. There was a great house at the corner of the avenue and the cross- street on which he was walking. – Gallegher and Other Stories by Richard Harding Davis
  15. The dash made by Mr Selwood saved him for the time, for though the vicar and his followers, with whom was now the landlord, did not reach the young man, they rent the crowd of assailants so as to make an avenue for him to escape, and he darted off at full speed towards the vicarage. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  16. Accompanied by Lena, I hurried away to Third Avenue – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  17. He turned and fled down the avenue like a deer. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  18. Such a direct and natural avenue for affection, such a wide field for interest! – The Pool in the Desert by Sara Jeanette Duncan
  19. Lives on Fifth Avenue not far down from here. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  20. The next day was Sunday, and in the afternoon Donal and Davie were walking in the old avenue together. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald