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alley1

al·ley1

alley1

 
 
pronunciation:
ae li
part of speech: noun
inflections: alleys
definition 1: a narrow street or path between or behind buildings.
She hid in the alley until her mother stopped calling her.
 
synonyms:
lane
similar words:
passage, passageway, road, street
definition 2: a bowling lane.
synonyms:
bowling alley, lane