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Usage examples for avenue

  1. We were walking home, all of us, along Fifth Avenue, that winter afternoon. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  2. The next day was Sunday, and in the afternoon Donal and Davie were walking in the old avenue together. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  3. I watched him down the avenue, wondering at his strange silence. – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. Such a direct and natural avenue for affection, such a wide field for interest! – The Pool in the Desert by Sara Jeanette Duncan
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. They are just beyond the avenue, on the side of the hill. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Lives on Fifth Avenue, not far down from here. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  11. Life was very pleasant under the Christmas sun up on the avenue. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  12. No avenue of thought led to comfort, there was no comfort anywhere. – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  13. He turned and fled down the avenue like a deer. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne
  14. Then putting on his hat, he stole softly from the house and down the avenue. – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
  15. We would like to move forward on the twenty- story building on Third Avenue. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. Accompanied by Lena, I hurried away to Third Avenue. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  19. It remained for Wilbur Cowan to bring Sharon into the game by another avenue. – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  20. He walked up Broadway instead of Fifth Avenue. – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
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